Actor Sujata Kumar passed away last night after battling fourth stage cancer. She was most recently seen in English Vinglish, where she played the role of Sridevi's sister.

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Her sister, actor and singer Suchitra Krishnamoorthi, shared the news on Twitter.

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Just a day before she passed away, Suchitra had tweeted about her sister's failing health and asked her followers to join in her prayers.

Over the years, Sujata Kumar - whose versatility as an actor is hard to match - had appeared in various commercials, TV shows, and movies, though English Vinglish remains one of her most popular roles.

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A prominent TV personality, she appeared in shows like Anil Kapoor's 24 and Hotel Kingston, and in movies like Raanjhana, Guzaarish.

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According to Spotboye, Sujata was a cancer survivor, as she had admitted during her 2012 interviews for English Vinglish.

However, the disease resurfaced and she sadly, lost the battle this time.