One of legendary character artiste of Hindi cinema was Lalita Pawar. She was born on 18th April, 1916 as Amba Laxman Rao Shagun. She is known for her memorable role of Manthara in television epic serial Ramaayn. Her memorable films were Anari, Shri 420, Ram Tere Kitne Naam. She died on 24th February 1998 at Aundh (Pune).