Ajay Devgn’s father Veeru Devgan breathes his last; B-town offers condolences

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Actor-filmmaker Ajay Devgn’s father Veeru Devgan breathed his last today in a suburban hospital in Mumbai. Veeru Devgan was one of the highly renowned stunt directors and action choreographers who has worked in more than 80 films. Devgan senior had even ventured into direction with the film ‘Hindustan Ki Kasam’ that starred his son Ajay and Amitabh Bachchan.

Though the exact cause of his death is still undisclosed, apparently the veteran stunt director was not keeping well since the last few years. As soon as the film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the news of Veeru’s death, B-town stars and celebs stormed social media with their condolence messages.

Aamir Khan offered his heartfelt condolences to the Devgn family

Mahesh Bhatt shared a major throwback picture of Ajay with his father

Varun Dhawan shared the following post

‘Rang De Basanti’ actor Siddharth took to Twitter and wrote, “Prayers and respect to Veeru Devgan sir, a stellar stunt choreographer”

‘Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety’ actress Nushrat wrote, “Saddened to know about the passing away of Veeru Devgan ji. May his soul rest in Peace”

Anupam Kher expressed his grief by posting, “A kind man with a great sense of humour. Om Shanti”

Filmmaker Abbas Mustan shared, “Our heartfelt condolences to Ajay Devgn, Kajol and their entire family on Veeru Devgan’s demise”

The funeral of Veeru Devgan will be held in Vile Parle at around 6 pm today.

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