India, Dec. 14 -- Powerhouse performer Smita Patil passed away at the age of 31, leaving everyone shocked. On her 33rd death anniversary, her husband actor Raj Babbar took to Twitter to remember the late actor.

He wrote, "Today decades ago, you went away silently. Each year this day reminds me that you shall be missed more with every passing year." Smita passed away on December 13, 1986 due to childbirth complications. Her only son, Prateik Babbar too is an actor.

Earlier, on the late actor's birthday on October 17, Prateik had taken to Instagram to wish his late mother and posted a gorgeous picture of Smita. He had written, "Happy birthday to my gorgeous lady."

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