Odia comic actress Mamina (Jyotsna Satpathy) died on Monday.
She was 48. Mamina famous for her comedy roles. She was suffering from severe diabetes and ill for the last few days.
As soon as news of her death spread, personalities of television and film industry poured in to her Shankarpur residence to pay their last respects. She has acted in over 150 films.
Mamina started her career with movie Gouri in 1978. She won the hearts of the audience with her flawless comedy and hilarious dialogue delivery. Mamina’s other popular films are – Chha Mana Atha Guntha, Jhiate Tu Sita Pari, Jaga Hatare Pagha, Subarna Sita, Chinha Achinha, Mathura Bijaya, Sata Michha, Thili Jhia Heli Bohu etc.
She acted in ETV Odia’s popular serial Tulasi in an important character.
She was a spinster and was living with her brother’s family.
Mamina’s death has come as a huge jolt to the Odia film industry, which recently lost another female comedian Runu Parija.