He was 55.
The actor died at his farmhouse in Wada.
"Yes, he has passed away. He got heart attack today early morning while he was at his farmhouse. He was here because he was not keeping well," a family member told PTI.
He played Shahid Kapoor's father in Vishal Bhardwaj's "Haider" and bootlegger Musa Bhai in Shah Rukh Khan-starrer "Raees". He was set to appear in Prabhas-starrer "Saaho".
Rahul Dholakia, who directed Raees, tweeted: "Gosh !! Tragic. Shocking. Musa bhai no more?? RIPNarendraJha."
Actor Sonu Sood tweeted, "That's so sad. He was a lovely human being. May his soul rest in peace."
Director Hansal Mehta tweeted, "What a shocker! Narendra Jha? This profession is truly a killer."
Cine & TV Artists Association also condoled the actor's death.
"@CintaaOfficial expresses it's deepest condolence on the sudden demise of Shri #NarendraJha. May his soul Rest in Peace."
Producer Ekta Kapoor, who worked with Jha in "Ithihass", wrote, "From captain house to ithihass he was one of the first actors I worked with #RipNarendrajha.
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