Theatre and film actor Rajesh Vivek passed away in Hyderabad on January 14, 2016. The actor suffered a heart attack at the age of 66.
His friend Vishnu Sharma said, "Rajesh passed away in Hyderabad due to a heart attack. He was shooting there for a south Indian film. It is very shocking news. I knew Rajesh for more than 40 years. It's extremely sad and a huge loss to the industry. He passed away today (Thursday) around 3 o'clock in the afternoon."
Reports suggest his last rites will be performed on Friday in Mumbai.