Bollywood mourns Nawab Pataudi's death

Nawab Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi died this evening at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital in New Delhi. He was suffering from lung infection and was having a respiratory problem. Pataudi was in the ICU for few weeks. He was 70.

He left behind his wife actress Sharmila Tagore and three children, actor and son Saif Ali Khan and two daughters actress Soha Ali Khan and daughter Saba Ali Khan who is a jewellery designer.

No sooner, the news was declared Bollywood fraternities took twitter to express their condolence.

Amitabh Bachchan : Sad news .. Tiger Pataudi passes away .. !!!

Madhur Bhandarkar : Sad to hear that Tiger Pataudi is no more... An era ends...

Neha Dhupia: Very Sad to hear about the demise of tiger pataudi ... RIP

Vishal Dadlani : Tiger Pataudi. A Legend in the true sense of the word. RIP, Sir.

Riteish Deshmukh: RIP TIGER PATAUDI - True Cricketing LEGEND passes away

Boman Irani : MAK Pataudi passes away! RIP

Rahul Bose: Distraught to hear about tiger pataudi`s demise. He was a great captain, player, gentleman & my coach for a summer. Will never forget him.

Siddharth: One of the greatest people i have ever had the good fortune of knowing passed away today. goodbye and RIP, the great `Tiger` Pataudi...

Shekhar Kapur: Tiger has left us.1 of d most courageous cricketrs d wrld has known, who took on d fastest bowlers in d wrld after loosing 1 eye.

Dino Morea:RIP TIGER PATAUDI, Condolences to the family.