Bollywood’s ‘Tragedy King’ Dilip Kumar has passed away today at the age of 98 due to health-related ailments. Dilip Kumar was admitted to the hospital on June 29 due to difficulty in breathing. On receiving the news of Dilip Kumar’s death, a wave of mourning has run across the country. From Bollywood stars to big names of politics are also condoling his death. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi have expressed their condolences by tweeting.
Will be remembered for his extraordinary contribution to Indian cinema: Rahul Gandhi
Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi has said, “My heartfelt condolences to the family, friends and fans of Dilip Kumar ji. His extraordinary contribution to Indian cinema will be remembered for generations to come.
A loss to our cultural world: PM Modi
At the same time, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said, “Dilip Kumar ji will be remembered as a cinematic legend. He was blessed with unparalleled talent, due to which generations of audience were mesmerized. His passing is a loss to our cultural world. Condolences to his family, friends and countless fans. tribute.”
Deeply saddened by the demise of Dilip Kumar: Rajnath Singh
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh has said, “I personally met Dilip Kumar ji when I went to Mumbai to give Padma Vibhushan. It was a special moment for me to interact with that great actor, his passing away is an irreparable loss to Indian cinema. My heartfelt condolences to his family, friends and fans.” He further added, “Shri Dilip Kumar ji was an outstanding actor who was well appreciated by all for his exemplary contribution to the Indian film industry. His acting in films like Ganga Jamuna impressed millions of cine-lovers. I am deeply saddened by his death.
Union Minister Muktar Abbas Naqvi has said, “Due to the death of Dilip Kumar Saheb, a great hero, a great human being, the country has lost a great personality, thank you, respect, respect.”
Dilip Kumar’s death an irreparable loss to the film industry: Yogi Adityanath
At the same time, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said, “The death of Shri Dilip Kumar ji, the leader of Indian cinema, the acting emperor, the inspiration of innumerable artists, is an irreparable loss to the film world. It is prayed to God to grant the departed soul a place at his feet and strength to the bereaved family members to bear this irreparable loss. Peace!”