Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Thursday condoled the demise of noted film actress Reema Lagoo.The veteran artiste passed away early on Thursday at a Mumbai hospital following a cardiac arrest. She was 59.

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A household name, (Reema) Lagoo was a versatile actress who portrayed an array of heart-warming characters on screen and had always left a lasting imprint on the hearts and minds of the viewers,” Sonia Gandhi said.

Gandhi expressed her solidarity to the family and friends of the veteran film, stage and television actress, who died at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, where she was rushed to just after midnight.