MUMBAI || With the whole country under lockdown due to Coronavirus, veteran Bollywood actor Mithun Chakraborty is faced with a personal tragedy and there is precious little that he can do.
His father Basanto Kumar Chakraborty died at 95 in Mumbai but the actor is stranded in Bengaluru where he had gone for shoot before the lockdown late in March.
Reports say Mithun’s father died due to kidney failure. The actor’s father worked for Kolkata Telephones and has four children – Mithun and three daughters. It was at his prodding that Mithun had come to Mumbai in the ’70s and later emerged as one of the front-ranking actors of the country. His dance moved earned him lakhs of fans.