Veteran actor Dilip Kumar passed away this morning at the age of 98. His demise has left the entire nation shocked and in mourning. His friend Faisal Farooqui announced on social media today, “With a heavy heart and profound grief, I announce the passing away of our beloved Dilip Saab, few minutes ago. We are from God and to Him we return.”
His mortal remains were taken to his residence from the hospital. The funeral will take place at 5 PM today.
Dilip Kumar was known as the ‘Tragedy King’ of Bollywood. Aan, Daag, Devdas, Madhumati, Azaad, Mughal-e-Azam, Gunga Jamuna, Kranti, Karma, Ram Aur Shyam are some of his best films to name.
Social media is currently filled with condolence messages and tributes to the late actor.