Film Industry has woke up to heart-thumping news about the sad demise of legendary actor Dilip Kumar. The inspiration in himself has left the world this morning. His family friend confirmed the news on Twitter.
Faisal Farooqui, a family friend of Dilip Kumar, took his Twitter to handle and wrote, “With a heavy heart and profound grief, I announce the passing away of our beloved Dilip Saab, a few minutes ago. We are from God and to Him, we return. – Faisal Farooqui.” The actor was suffering from age-related issues. He was hospitalized recently due to breathlessness. Also, Dilip Sahab was taken to hospital last month due to breathing issues.
The loss to Film Industry shall not be filled ever. Dilip Sahab was the epitome of acting and for some, he was an institution. Twitterati paid their tribute to the legend and said, “Legend never dies”. Here are some reactions of the users-
A user wrote, “End of en ERA… One of the finest actors reached his final destination… RIP #DilipKumar.” Another wrote, “RIP Legend #DilipKumar. Sir, you will be missed a lot.” Another fan wrote, “you will always remain in our hearts Rest in peace.” Another wrote, “Very sad to hear about Mr Dilip Kumar. A true legend a great Indian actor and a kind human. RIP.”
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— Hamza Nadeem (@HamzaHNK) July 7, 2021
Great Actor & humanitarian.He did lot of films with tragedy(sad)climax all are super hit.People from around the world called him
'Tragedy King' @TheDilipKumar
Rest in peace sir 🙏 #DilipkumarRIP pic.twitter.com/cSRq21lham
— R.Seenu Ramasamy (@seenuramasamy) July 7, 2021
The most ICONIC and VERSATILE Actor of the cinematic Era.. Your evergreen personality and your evergreen performance on the silver screen would be remembered always… #DilipKumar #DilipkumarRIP #yusufkhan #SairaBanu #Legend pic.twitter.com/6M06si3z0u
— SALIL DIXIT (@SalilDixit16) July 7, 2021
Saddened by the demise of Dilip Kumar Sahab.
A legendary figure in the Indian film industry, the greatest actor of his era. He will always have a special place in the heart of fans all over the world. My deepest condolences to the bereaved family.#DilipkumarRIP pic.twitter.com/4GRlxOE68j
— Anand Shekhar Singh (@AnandShekhar08) July 7, 2021
The actor has been credited for 65 films over five decades. His most celebrated films are- Mughal-e-Azam, Andaz, Saudagar, Devdas and many more. Many didn’t know that his real name was ‘Yousuf Khan’. He has changed his name before coming to the industry.
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