Bollywood mourns Farooq Sheikh’s death
Farooq Sheikh's sudden death took Bollywood with storm. Bollywood celebrities, politicians took to twitter to express their shock over the sudden demise of the talented artist and mourned his death. He died in Dubai following a massive heart attack.
Here are the tweets:-
Rajiv Shukla, former tv host and Congress MP: "I don't think we will get another actor like Farooq Sheikh. It's a big loss."
Amitabh Bachchan, Bollywood actor: "God !! Farooq Sheikh passes away !!? A true gentleman, a wonderful colleague ! A quiet honesty about him. Very very sad !"
Javed Akhtar, MP and lyricist: "He was an avid reader who used to recommend books every time we met," he told NDTV.
Suresh Oberoi, veteran actor: "Its come as a shock. He (Farooq Sheikh) was a genius and a gem of a person. He is irreplaceable."
Vani Tripathi Tikoo, actress and BJP spokesperson: "Very sad news our dear pal farookh sheikh no more! Someone who defined cinema differently and stood for brilliance of talent will be missed! The last time I met farookh Bhai we spoke politics and he extensively discussed the change india needs and hoped for it can't believe!RIP. A man of great talent and poetry also spoke to me about artists contributing to politics and how the industry needs to be more involved!"
Smriti Z Irani, former actress and BJP leader: "RIP Farooq Sheikh. Immensely talented, extremely courteous. A thorough gentleman."Sudheendra Kulkarni, author and socio-political analyst: "FarooqSheikh was a great actor. As a human being, he was greater. Humanist, patriotic & secular to the core. My condolences to his family 2"