Akshay Kumar Expresses Grief On Sound Technician Nimish Pilankar's Demise At 29

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Renowned sound editor Nimish Pilanker's passed away at the age of 29 due to high blood pressure that caused brain hemorrhage. Nimish worked on Housefull 4.

Written By Chetna Kapoor | Mumbai | Updated On:

Akshay Kumar took to his Twitter handle to express grief on renowned sound technician Nimish Pilankar's demise. Pilankar passed away due to high blood pressure causing a brain hemorrhage. Pilankar worked on Akshay's film Housefull 4.

Akshay Kumar starrer Housefull 4's sound technician Nimish Pilankar dies at 29

Director and film critic Khalid Mohamed on his Facebook handle wrote: "SOUND TECHNICIAN, NIMISH PILANKAR, aged 29, has passed away...of high blood pressure leading to brain haemorrhage. Point is; does anyone care? Technicians contribute silently n immeasurably to Bollywood cinema. They work long hours coz they love cinema. Do they get sufficient credit or due recognition??? NO. N there r thousands of Nimishes out there, they derserve our concern n the film industry’s care. The tragic end of NIMISH is an eye-opener. I don’t have much hope for this, but want to shout out LOUD, that the issue of neglected technicians should be addressed by the film industry grandees...n fast. May i please request u to share the this post n tweet if possible."

Pilanker's death triggered debate on social media over the long working hours in the film industry. Director and producer Mrunalinni Patil, Actor Vipin Sharma and others also expressed their condolences.




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