A well known name in the world of Marathi and Hindi Film industry, Nimish Chheda passed away on February 28. The very talented sound designer who was just 35 years old is now survived by wife Yagna and 15-month old daughter Saira.
On February 17, Nimish, who was working on Dishkiyaoon and has done projects like Kaminey, Saawariya and 24 (TV Series) was driving back home when his car hit a dumper near the Kherwadi signal. He lost control and the car crashed straight into a divider.
He was immediately rushed to Raheja Hospital located in Mahim, but his conditions remained very critical. Karan, a family friend, elaborated, “Nimish had started to recover but after a few days he contracted meningitis“.
On Friday, Nimish breathed his last. He had won the Maharashtra State Award for Best Sound and MIFTA Award for Best Sound Designer for the movie Shala in 2011.