Rajesh Vivek Upadhyay aka Guran Baba of Lagaan is No More

A versatile actor from the National School of Drama, Rajesh Vivek Upadhyay (age 66) is no more. During a shooting in Hyderabad, he died due to a heart attack on 14th Jan 2016.

Here are some popular characters played by Rajesh Vivek Upadhyay:

Lagaan (2001) as Guran Baba, The Fortune Teller

Guran Baba, Lagaan

Swades (2004) as Nivaran, The Post Master

Nivaran, the post master

Jodhaa Akbar (2008) as Chughtai Khan

Jodhaa Akbar (2008) as Chughtai Khan

Veerana (1988) As Tantrik

Veerana (1988) as taantrik Rajesh vivek

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Rajesh Upadhyay Died Due To Heart Attack

In his long career from 1977–2016, he gives us many characters like the given above and many other popular characters including NSD plays. A huge loss to the industry, Rest in Peace to Rajesh Vivek Upadhyay.