C.I.D. actor Dinesh Phadnis, renowned for his portrayal of Fredericks in the show, passed away at the age of 57 on Monday at 12:08 am at Thunga Hospital, Kandivali. While initial reports suggested a heart attack as the cause, a major update from Dayanand Shetty shed light on Dinesh’s health struggles, marking a sombre moment for fans who fondly remember him from the iconic television series.

Dinesh Phadnis, known for his role in C.I.D., was admitted to Tunga Hospital in Mumbai, initially reported to be in critical condition after a cardiac arrest. However, according to a report from Pinkvilla, co-star Dayanand Shetty clarified that Dinesh did not suffer a heart attack; rather, he was hospitalized for liver damage. Dayanand shared that Dinesh was undergoing treatment for a different ailment affecting his liver, emphasizing the need for careful medication. Unfortunately, Dinesh Phadnis passed away around 12:08 am, and his last rites are scheduled for today, December 5, confirmed by Dayanand Shetty. In this sombre moment, we remember and honour the talented actor for his contributions to the entertainment industry.

In this difficult time, extending heartfelt love and support to Dinesh Phadnis’ friends and family. May his soul rest in peace, and may they find strength in cherished memories during this challenging period of loss.