Jaspal Bhatti, the popular comedian and satirist, passed away in a road accident in Punjab. This sad news came when he was coming from a promotion show of his upcoming movie, Power Cut from Bathinda and returning back to Jalandhar. His son, Jasraj Bhatti, and actress of the movie Power Cut were also injured in the accident. It is reported that Jaspal Bhatti was pronounced dead after medical examination at the hospital. Jasraj and Surilie Gautam have been shifted to a hospital in Ludhiana.
Jaspal Bhatti was a prominent figure in Punjabi circles, famous for his comic and satirical acts in Ulta Pulta , Flop Show, Jijaji and Mahaul theek Hai. He was born in Amritsar on March 3, 1955 and had graduated as a electrical engineer from Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh.
PlanetPunjab expresses its deep sadness at this mishap and condolences to his family.