Veteran Actress Vaibhavi Upadhyaya Passes Away in a Car Accident
Co-stars Rupali Ganguly and Deven Bhojani pay tribute to the late actress
On May 23, 2023, the Indian entertainment industry was left in shock as news of the sudden demise of actress Vaibhavi Upadhyaya broke out. The talented actor, known for her roles in hit TV shows such as Sarabhai Vs Sarabhai, C.I.D, and Adaalat, died in a car accident.
Fondly Remembered by Co-Stars
Co-stars Rupali Ganguly and Deven Bhojani expressed their grief at the sudden loss of their friend and colleague. Rupali shared an Instagram story featuring a picture of Vaibhavi and wrote, “Gone too soon Vaibhavi,” while Deven tweeted, “Shocking! A very fine actress and a dear friend Vaibhavi Upadhyay, popularly known as ‘Jasmine’ of Sarabhai vs Sarabhai passed away. Rest in peace Vaibhavi.”
Remembering Vaibhavi Upadhyaya
Vaibhavi rose to fame with her role as Jasmine in the popular sitcom Sarabhai Vs Sarabhai. Over the course of her career, she also worked on several other TV shows and web series. She was seen alongside Deepika Padukone in the 2020 film Chhapaak and featured in the web series Zero KMS, which starred Naseeruddin Shah.
Tributes Pour In
Producer JD Majethia shared the tragic news on his Instagram and wrote, “Unbelievable that life can be so unpredictable. A very fine actress and a dear friend Vaibhavi Upadhyay very popularly known as ‘Jasmine’ of Sarabhai vs Sarabhai passed away. She met with an accident in the north, and the family will bring her to Mumbai tomorrow morning around 11 am for last rites. Rest in peace Vaibhavi.”
The news of Vaibhavi’s sudden demise has left her fans, co-stars, and the industry in shock, and they are taking to social media to remember and pay tribute to the talented actress.
The entertainment industry loses another talented artist, and the legacy of Vaibhavi Upadhyaya will always be remembered fondly by her fans, co-stars, and colleagues in the industry. May she rest in peace.