'Fevikwik Dadi' Pushpa Joshi Passes Away On November 26 At The Age Of 87


Fevikwik actor has passed away at the age of 87 on Nov 26, 2019, she suffered a fracture due to slipping at her home last week

Written By Sahil Mirani | Mumbai | Updated On:
Fevikwik Dadi

The oldest debutante of Bollywood who was first seen on the big screen at the age of 85, has passed away. Pushpa Joshi made her Bollywood debut with the  Ajay Devgn-starrer, Raid. The actor has sadly passed away, at the age of 87 on November 26. She suffered a fracture due to slipping at her home last week. The actor was hospitalised in order to go under an operation which went on to be successful.

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Pushpa Joshi aka Fevikwik Dadi's career

After playing the role of Amma Ji in the Ajay Devgn starrer, Raid, Pushpa Ji went on to play a role in the Fevikwik advertisement which granted her the title of Fevikwik Dadi. The Fevikwik ad aunty was first noticed when she played a small role in Zaayka, a short film produced by her son Ravindra and daughter-in-law. After doing the role in Raid she went on to be seen in different movies like Ramprasad ki Terahvi but Raid was a special project for her.

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Pushpa Joshi's views on bagging the role

She started by thanking God for giving her the opportunity. She was also grateful to Ajay Devgn, Saurabh Shukla, and the team for taking good care of her. The actor was touched by the warmth and love her renowned co-actors showered and she would have never imagined to even meet those stars and get an opportunity to shoot with them in Lucknow. 

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