Producer-director Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s elder brother Vir Chopra passed away yesterday due to COVID-19. He had worked with Vidhu on films like ‘Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.’, ‘Broken Horses’, ‘Lage Raho Munna Bhai’ and ‘3 Idiots’.
We have learnt that Vir Chopra passed away on 5th July. The producer got infected with the virus while he was in the Maldives.
Vir was the husband of sound designer Namita Nayak Chopra and father of actor Abhay Chopra aka Vicky Chopra.