Writer Subodh Chopra, who penned dialogues for Murder and Rog, passes away due to Covid-19 complications

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At present, India is tackling second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. From veteran music composer Shravan Rathod to actors such as Satish Kaul, Abhilasha Patil, film editor Ajay Sharma, Bikramjeet Kanwarpal and YouTuber Rahul Vohra, many succumbed to Covid-19. However, he passed away after a cardiac arrest. He was feeling very exhausted and his blood pressure had risen as well. The country reported 3,11,170 new cases in the last 24 hours, taking the overall tally to 2.46 crore. As many as 4,077 deaths were reported across the country. (Photo: @CinemaRareIN/Twitter)
Subodh Chopra, who wrote dialogues for films such as Emraan Hashmi’s Murder and Irrfan Khan’s Rog, passed away due to Covid-19 complications. “He had tested negative last week on Saturday, but his condition took a turn for the worse on Monday (May 10). This morning, his condition deteriorated further, and I admitted him to the Lifeline Hospital in Malad. These were all complications that came after he got COVID-free,” he told ETimes. © IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards. His oxygen levels suddenly dropped and I made arrangements for a cylinder at home. The writer died on Friday after a cardiac arrest. Subodh had directed a Malayalam film titled Vasudha, and worked in Hindi serials for Mahesh Bhatt’s company.https://images.indianexpress.com/2020/08/1×1.png
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For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App. 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. The 49-year-old’s younger brother Shanky informed that he had recovered from Covid-19 but his oxygen levels dropped, due to which he had to be admitted to a hospital again. The toll now stands at 2,70,284, while active cases stand at 26.18 lakh. By: Entertainment Desk | New Delhi |

Updated: May 16, 2021 10:44:07 am

Writer Subodh Chopra was 49.