MUMBAI: Dilip Kumar , the son of a Pathan fruit seller in Peshawar and the first superstar of Hindi films, passed away today. He was 98 years old. Following the news of Dilip Kumar’s demise, many dignitaries from the celebrity world to the political circles and from the sports world to the business world have expressed their emotional reactions.
‘The shining star of Ruperi Nabhangana, who enriched the Indian film industry, emerged. Dilip Kumar, who plays the role of Ajramar, will remain in the hearts of film lovers and fans forever. A heartfelt tribute to veteran actor Padma Vibhushan Dilip Kumar ‘, said the state’s Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray.
The end of an era … Actor Amitabh Bachchan has expressed his feelings in such few words. Actor Akshay Kumar has also paid homage to Dilip Kumar through social media. Ajay Devgn has shared a special photo and shared his memories with Dilip Kumar.
Shared many moments with the legend…some very personal, some on stage. Yet, nothing really prepared me for his passing away. An institution, a timeless actor. Heartbroken.
Deepest condolences to Sairaji🙏🏼#DilipKumar pic.twitter.com/Il8qaMOOhf
— Ajay Devgn (@ajaydevgn) July 7, 2021
A legend… an icon! 💫
From being called the Tragedy King to being an institution for generations of performers, there’ll never be anyone like you🙏🏻Your legacy will live on forever.
Sending prayers & love to Sairaji & family❤️
May your soul rest in peace, #DilipKumar Saab🙏🏻💐 pic.twitter.com/1swSP3Frtg
— SHILPA SHETTY KUNDRA (@TheShilpaShetty) July 7, 2021