Senior actor Tarla Joshi, who played the lovable Badi Beeji in Ek Hazaron Mein Mein Meri Behna Hai, died of a heart attack on Sunday morning. Nia Sharma, who played Maanvi on the show, recalled happy times with the actor and said she will always be their “badi beeji.”
Nia shared some photos with Tarla Joshi on her Instagram stories. The actor shared a collage with her, writing: “RIP Badi Beeji, you will be missed…”. In one photo she said “Tarla ji, you will always be our badi beeji ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️”. Actor Kushal Tandon tagged other actors from the show, such as Karan Tacker and Krystle Dsouza, while paying tribute to Tarla Joshi. “RIP Dadi,” he wrote.
Nia Sharma shared photos with Tarla Joshi on her Instagram stories.
Actor Anju Mahendroo first shared the news of Tarla Joshi’s death. While responding to a fan club, she shared that the team mourned the actor’s death. She also posted how she always looked up to her as a mother figure.
Ek Hazaron Mein Meri Behna actors Kushal Tandon and Krystle Dsouza have also posted about Tarla Joshi.
“The entire EHMMBH team mourns the death of Tarlaji (Badi Dadi) who left us early in the morning due to a heart attack…. Will miss you Baa… Rest in everlasting peace 🙏🏻,” she wrote. Nia also reposted the tweet, writing: “Will fondly remember her as our badi beeji ❤️ always 🙏🏻.”
Ek Hazaron Mein Meri Behna Hai was launched on Star Plus in 2011 and had a successful two-year run. Tarla Joshi played the great-grandmother of Jeevika and Manvi (Krystle and Nia) in the newspaper.
In addition, she is also known for her appearances in shows like Sarabhai vs Sarabhai and Bandini. Tarla Joshi started her career as a costume designer and is also credited for her work in films such as Gandhi My Father, Ame Pardeshi Paan, Majiyara Haiya and Hum Jo Keh Na Paaye.