Nilu Phule

Noted Marathi film and stage actor Nilu Phule died at a hospital here on Monday. He was 80.

Phule was suffering from cancer of the oesophagus and was admitted to the hospital on July 5.

He is survived by his wife and a daughter.

A versatile artiste, Phule had acted in around 130 films, including some Hindi movies, and a number of Marathi plays.

Nilubhau Phule was a die-hard savak. He worked for Rashtra sava dal.

Films of Nilu Phule

Still from Movie Saamna -- (Great Actor)