In honor of the Tragedy King, the Megastar of Bollywood united with the stars, who called him an institution. His work was honored.
Amitabh Bachchan tweeted his grief at the demise of the legend: “An institution has been gone.” He continued, “If the Indian film history is written, it would always be ‘before and after Dilip Kumar.’
Amitabh Bachchan wrote to his late actor and his family: “My duas for peace of soul and the strength to bear this loss for the family.”
Tributes from all circles were coming in. All of them have resorted to social media for the most cherished memories of their time from Indian PM Modi to Bollywood stars such as Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn, Vicky Kaushal, Riteish Deshmukh, and many others.
A doctor who was treating him for his illness confirmed the death of Dilip Kumar. Faisal Farooqi, the actor’s spokesman, then took the formal statement to Twitter.