He was 53.
The former BJP MLA had been ailing since August 2016, when he suffered a heart attack.
"His mortal remains are being brought to Goa from South Africa," Tendulkar said.
Wagh has written over 20 plays inMarathi, three sangeet nataks, 18 Konkani plays and 16 one-act plays. He has directed over 50 plays in Konkani and Marathi.
Some of his critically-acclaimed plays include"Tuka Abhang Abhang", "Suvari", "Teen Poishancho Tiatro", "Dharmashree", and"Pedru Poddlo Baient".
He has also written six volumes of poetry.
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