Veteran actor, director and producer Sukhjinder Shera passed away this morning. The news of his demise was shared by the actor Malkeet Rauni on his social media account where he wrote, “Bahut dukh naal dass rahe han ki Sukhjinder Shera saade vich nahi rahe, oh pind malak zila ludhiana de rehn vaale san, varinder di film yaari jatt di naal bator adaakaar filmi safar shuru kita si, baad vich nirmaata nirdeshak vajon vi kayi filman kitiyan, uhna di aakhri film yaar beli si...North Zone Film & T.V Artistes’ Association - regd.@Sukhinder Shera ”. (It is very sad to inform that Sukhjinder Shera is no more with us, he was a resident of village Malak district Ludhiana, he started his film journey with Virender's film Yari Jatt as an actor, later did many films as producer and director, his last movie was Yaar Belly.)
As soon as the news of his demise surfaced several celebrities from the fraternity paid their condolences to the departed soul. Actor Dev Kharoud who has worked with him in the film ‘Yaar Belly’ also wrote, “R.I.P sukjinder Shera ji..Waheguru tuhanu apne charna ch sthaan bakshan”
Sukhjinder was born in a village near Jagraon and studied till high school only. He was the first turbaned actor who had tasted success much before Diljit Dosanjh became a turbaned actor star sensation. He is known for his roles in the movies like ‘Jorr Jatt Daa’ (1991), ‘Yaar Belly’ (2018) and ‘Jagira’ (2007). He was last seen in the movie ‘Yaar Belly’ alongside Dev Kharoud in the year 2018. Also Read : Sukhjinder Shera Interview: From Veerendra To Dev Kharoud, A Candid Conversation With The Veteran!
Well, he is one of those actors who has created a lot of magic with his acting on screen and his presence will always be missed. Team Ghaint Punjab offers its prayers for the departed soul.