Ankita Lokhande: The world of entertainment is enveloped in sorrow as news breaks of the passing of Shashikant Lokhande, the father of renowned actress Ankita Lokhande. Shashikant Lokhande, aged 68, bid his final adieu on August 12, leaving behind a void in the lives of his loved ones. The funeral, held at Oshiwara crematorium on Sunday, witnessed Ankita Lokhande performing the last rites in honor of her father’s memory.
Ankita Lokhande griefs the loss of father
Shashikant Lokhande’s departure has cast a somber shadow, yet his legacy remains alive through the cherished moments he shared with his daughter, Ankita Lokhande. On Father’s Day, Ankita paid a touching tribute to her first hero, expressing her deep love and gratitude for his unwavering support. Through thick and thin, Shashikant Lokhande’s strength and belief in his daughter’s dreams helped shape her journey in the world of entertainment.
Shashikant Lokhande was ill from some time
The details surrounding Shashikant Lokhande’s passing are still undisclosed, but there are words that he has been ill for sometimes now. Despite the private nature of the circumstances, the grief and sense of loss are shared not only by Ankita Lokhande but also by her mother Vandana Pandis Lokhande. The mother-daughter duo attended the funeral, visibly devastated by the loss of a beloved figure in their lives.
Ankita Lokhande’s bond with her father extended beyond the confines of their home. She often shared glimpses of their close relationship on social media platforms, demonstrating the depth of their connection.
Ankita Lokhande’s professional front
Ankita Lokhande, known for her iconic portrayal of Archana in the television serial “Pavitra Rishta,” marked her acting debut in 2009. She continued to expand her horizons through reality shows like “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4,” capturing the essence of her versatility. Her transition to Bollywood was marked by roles in films such as “Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi” and “Baaghi 3.”