Veteran Gujarati films and TV actor Ghanshyam Nayak popularly known as Natu Kaka from the long running TV show Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah passed away on 4th October, 2021. the 76-year-old was battling cancer for a really long time and took chemotherapy sessions once in every month.
His last rites were performed by his family members on 5th October morning. The funeral was attended by the cast and crew of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. Asit Modi, Bhavya Gandhi, Dilip Joshi, Samay Shah, Munmun Dutta and others were present at Ghanshyam Nayak funeral to bid their final goodbyes.
The news of Ghanshyam’s death was shared by TMKOC producer Asit Kumarr Modi, who tweeted, “Hamare pyaare #Natukaka @TMKOC_NTF hamare saath nahi rahe (Our beloved Nattu Kaka is no more).” Asit also wished for Ghanshyam’s family to have the strength to deal with the loss and said that Nattu Kaka will never be forgotten.