Ajay Devgn’s father Veeru Devgan passes away in Mumbai


Here comes a sad news. Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn’s father Veeru Devgn who was one of the finest action and stunt directors in Bollywood passes away in Mumbai. His funeral will take place today at 6 pm in Mumbai’s Vile Parle West crematorium.

Trade analyst Taran Adarsh broke the news on Twitter.

He wrote, "Veeru Devgan passed away this morning [27 May 2019]... Father of Ajay Devgn... Veeru ji was an accomplished action director... Also directed #HindustanKiKasam, starring son Ajay with Amitabh Bachchan... Funeral will be held today at 6 pm... Heartfelt condolences to Devgn family (sic)."

Veeru Devgan introduced his son Ajay Devgn in Bollywood and the actor debuted with ‘Phool Aur Kante’.

Veeru Devgan choreographed stunts in over 150 films. He even directed 1999 film ‘Hindustan Ki Kasam’, starring Ajay Devgn, Amitabh Bachchan, Manisha Koirala and Sushmita Sen. Veeru also produced Dil Kya Kare and Singhasan.

Veeru Devgan is survived by wife Veena Devgn, two sons - Ajay and Anil Devgn and two daughters - Kavita and Neelam Devgn.

May his soul rest in peace!