Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai actor Divya Bhatnagar has passed away in the early morning on Monday after battling COVID-19 over the last few weeks. She was 34 years old.
The actor was admitted to SevenHills Hospital in Goregaon, Mumbai, in November after testing positive for the virus.
According to a statement by her mother, she was put on a ventilator after her oxygen levels dropped to 71 in the last week of November.
DIVYA’S COLLEAGUES PAY THEIR CONDOLENCES
Devoleena wrote, “Jab koi Kisi k saath nahi hota tha toh bas tu hi hoti this… Divu tu hi toh meri apni thi jisse main daant sakti this, ruth sakti this, dil ki baat keh sakti thi… I know life was too hard on you..the pain is intolerable…but I know today you must be in a better place and free from all the sorrows, pains, sadness, cheats, lies…I will miss you divu and tu bhi jaanti thi I loved you and cared for you… Badi tu thi par bacchi bhi tu hi thi…God bless your soul. Jahan bhi hai tu abhi bas khush reh.You will be missed & remembered. I love you @divyabhatnagarofficial. Too soon to be gone, my friend… Om Shanti
Shilpa Shirodkar who co-starred with Divya in Silsila Pyaar Ka also shared a photo with Divya and wrote, “I’m so so so heartbroken. RIP my dearest Divya.
Divya was known for her role as the maid Gulabo in Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, and also featured in shows such as Udaan, Jeet Gayi Toh Piyaa Morre, and Vish.