Mohan Juneja, who was last seen in KGF: Chapter 2 passed away today (May 7) due to prolonged illness. He was 54 and breathed his last at a private hospital in Bengaluru. According to reports, he had been admitted to the hospital for a long time and was being treated for a liver ailment. His last rites will be held today.
Mohan Juneja had predominantly acted in Kannada films along with doing movies in Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam. He had featured in over 100 movies and many TV serials. Golden Star Ganesh, who acted with Juneja in the film Chellata mourned his demise on Twitter.
The actor shared his picture on Twitter and wrote, "Om Shanthi 🙏🙏🙏."
Om Shanthi 🙏🙏🙏 pic.twitter.com/mrksX2t7CO— Ganesh (@Official_Ganesh) May 7, 2022
Talking about his film career, Mohan Juneja was also a part of KGF: Chapter 1. He played the role of Nagaraju, an informer to Anand Ingalagi in both parts of KGF. Makers of the Yash-starrer also took to Twitter to offer their condolences. The official Twitter page of KGF producers, Hombale Films wrote, "Our heartfelt Condolences to actor Mohan Juneja's family, friends & well-wishers. He was one of the best-known faces in Kannada films & our KGF family."
Along with fans who mourned was KGF director Prashanth Neel. He shared an image of Mohan on his Instagram stories and wrote, "Rest in peace sir (folded hands emoji)."
May his soul rest in peace!