Jagdish passed away at the Nanavati hospital in Mumbai. He was in his 60s.
Sources from the hospital confirmed the news and said, "Yes. Jagdish Mali passed away today morning."
The reason behind his death is unknown and his relatives are said to be not keen on disclosing it.
Filmmaker Ashok Pandit expressed condolence on micro-blogging site Twitter, "Ace photographer Jagdish Mali passed away at 11.20 am today (Monday) at Nanawati Hospital. Will miss you Jaggi. RIP."
Jagdish was recently in news when he was said to be found roaming disoriented and dishevelled on the streets of Mumbai.
Bollywood expressed their sorrow over his demise on Twitter. Here's what they said:
Shweta Pandit: This is shocking news. Was supposed to meet him. Will miss you Jaggi!
Bhagyashree: Jagdish Mali, an ace photographer, a fantastic friend and lovely human being. RIP. We all will miss you.
Payal Rohatgi: RIP Jagdish Mali ji.. Shocked to hear about his demise. I just remember meeting him like yesterday when I had come to Mumbai for the first.