Filmmaker Kalpana Lajmi, who directed films like Rudaali, Chingaari, Ek Pal and Daman has died in Mumbai on Sunday.
Actor Soni Razdan tweeted tributes to the award winning director and screenwriter.
“Our dear beloved friend Kalpana Lajmi has gone to a better place. RIP my darling Kalpan. I shall miss you so terribly,” Razdan tweeted.
Actor Huma Qureshi also confirmed the news and offered her condolences.
“Deeply saddened… at around 4:30 am today morning #KalpanaLajmi passed away .. May she rest in peace,” she tweeted.
Lajmi, 61, was Assamese singer Bhupen Hazarika’s partner till he died in 2011.