The popular filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar has a bad today as he loses his mother called Shanta Bhandarkar at the age of 79. Last week, she had a stroke, which took her life after a week. As per reports, the last rites would be performed by the realistic issues filmmaker Madhur. He has always kept his mother on a higher position calling her a strong woman and always to follow her footsteps. A prayer meeting will be arranged in the evening in a close by Gurudwara based in Santacruz closer to his residence. CineTalkers offers condolences to the filmmaker’s ailing family.