OM Puri did not die of heart failure, postmortem report suggest head injury

Monday 09 January 2017 2 weeks ago 33   Mumbai   Print

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Report  Web desk : The preliminary postmortem report of Indian actor Om Puri has revealed that he did not die of natural causes, reported Indian media. The body actor was found with a head injury which might have occurred after he fell on the floor. The Oshiwara police interrogated driver and film producer Khalid Kidwai, who last saw the actor. Khalid Kidwai, a close friend of Om Puri, told police that the actor had consumed alcohol the night before his death. Om Puri wanted to meet his son Ishan on Thursday evening. So we (Kidwai and Om Puri) went to Trishul building where his ex-wife Nandita lives with Ishan but were unable to meet them as both Nandita and Ishan had gone for a party. Om Puri then had an argument over the phone with Nandita and asked them to come soon as he wanted to meet his son, read the statement.