Ajay Devgn’s father Veeru Devgan is no more, celebs tweet condolences


Prayers and respects to #VeeruDevgan sir, a stellar veteran stunt choreographer. He ws a genius in choreographing fights on the big screen, when there were no facilities available. Best described as a great action director and a kind man. To him him the safety of actors and his fighters team was of utmost importance. He ws a genius in choreographing fights on the big screen, when there were no facilities available. — Ashoke Pandit (@ashokepandit) May 27, 2019

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. RIP! Prayers are with the family,” Ashoke Pandit posted on his Twitter account, “Sad to know that veteran action director #VeeruDevgan ji is no more. Heartfelt condolences to @ajaydevgn & @KajolAtUN May his soul rest in peace. 0
Comment(s) — Vinod Tawde (@TawdeVinod) May 27, 2019

#VeeruDevgan,veteran action choreographer and father of @AjayDevgan passed away in Mumbai today. A legend of Hindi Cinema. — Siddharth (@Actor_Siddharth) May 27, 2019

RIP Veeru Devgan ji. RIP. R.I.P. He fed me in his house when I did not have anything to eat. RIP.”
While filmmaker Kunal Kohli tweeted, “#RIP #VeeruDevgan ji. Will miss you. With his passing, an era of legacy of Indian cinema has come to a close. My condolences are with @ajaydevgn, @KajolAtUN and the entire Devgan clan. He was a kind, gentle and generous man. Heartfelt condolences to @ajaydevgn & @KajolAtUN May his soul rest in peace. 1999 movie Hindustan Ki Kasam marked his debut as a director. 🙏🏼💔 @ajaydevgn @KajolAtUN
— Aftab Shivdasani (@AftabShivdasani) May 27, 2019

Sad to know that veteran action director #VeeruDevgan ji is no more. 🙏Adieu Partner @ajaydevgn pic.twitter.com/vWwGjEM70C
— Mahesh Bhatt (@MaheshNBhatt) May 27, 2019

Deeply saddened to hear about the demise of a great man #VeeruDevgan! #RipVeeruDevgn #VeeruDevgan pic.twitter.com/NAPJANyofK
— Anees Bazmee (@BazmeeAnees) May 27, 2019
Veeru Devgan is survived by his wife Veena and four children, Ajay, Anil, Neelam and Kavita. Prayers and respects to #VeeruDevgan sir, a stellar veteran stunt choreographer. — Sham kaushal (@ShamKaushal) May 27, 2019

My first day of shoot as a stuntman, stunt double & my first outdoor shoot was under him. My heart felt condolences to @ajaydevgn & the entire family. 🙏🏻🙏🏻Just came to know about this sad news. — taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 27, 2019

Action powerhouse #VeeruDevgan dedicated his life to cinema and created some iconic ‘punch-packed’ moments of the Hindi Cinema. Just came to know about this sad news. — Suniel Shetty (@SunielVShetty) May 27, 2019

Saddened to know about the passing away of #VeeruDevgan ji. He was a great action director. @ajaydevgn Heartfelt condolences to you and the family. Advertising

Actor Ranvir Shorey wrote on Twitter, “@ajaydevgn Heartfelt condolences to you and the family. Ajay & me finally worked together in Zakhm which won him his 1st (best actor ) national award. He was the best action director during his times. Prayers are with the family. Heartfelt condolences to Devgan family pic.twitter.com/Ic9srOZHcl
— Sreedhar Pillai (@sri50) May 27, 2019

Our heartfelt condolences to @ajaydevgn @KajolAtUN and entire family on the sad demise of #VeeruDevgan ji .. I became a stuntman with his blessings on 8th August, 1980 as he signed my application to become a stuntman & made me part of his team. “Make Ajay a great actor.” I remember him telling me after Ajay’s debut film became a big hit. I became a stuntman with his blessings on 8th August, 1980 as he signed my application to become a stuntman & made me part of his team.”
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He added, “My first day of shoot as a stuntman, stunt double & my first outdoor shoot was under him. My heart felt condolences to @ajaydevgn & the entire family. He choreographed action sequences in over 80 films. As an Action Director always ahead of his times & as human being par excellence. A legend of Hindi Cinema. He fed me in his house when I did not have anything to eat. 🙏🏻🙏🏻
— Sham kaushal (@ShamKaushal) May 27, 2019

Deeply saddened to know about the passing away of #VeeruDevgan ji. Can’t help crying while writing this. you are in our thoughts & prayers. Worked with him in so many movies. He was a kind, gentle and generous man. There will be no better Action Director than you Veeru ji. 🙏🏾
— रanviर_ डhoरeय_ (@RanvirShorey) May 27, 2019

#RIP #VeeruDevgan ji. Funeral at Vile Parle (W) at 6 pm today.”
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Actor Siddharth shared on Twitter, “Deepest condolences and strength to @ajaydevgn and his family. As an Action Director always ahead of his times & as human being par excellence. Bollywood has lost one of the finest action directors and an excellent person #Veerudevgan ji🙏@ajaydevgn
— Madhuri Dixit Nene (@MadhuriDixit) May 27, 2019

#VeeruDevgan & I began our career together in the 70’s. Om Shanti.🙏 @ajaydevgn
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPKher) May 27, 2019

Sincere condolences to the Devgan family on the passing away of the legendary Shri Veeru Devganji. Left his mark at a time when ‘pure action’, without vfx, was the order of the day. Left his mark at a time when ‘pure action’, without vfx, was the order of the day. Can’t help crying while writing this.”

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Anupam Kher, Abbas Mustan, Aftab Shivdasani and a few others too shared condolences. Hope you’ll find the courage to bear this loss. A kind man with a great sense of humour. Veeru’s funeral will be held today at 6 pm in Mumbai’s Vile Parle West crematorium. May his soul rest in peace 🙏
— Abbas Mustan (@theabbasmustan) May 27, 2019

Condolences to the Devgn family. — kunal kohli (@kunalkohli) May 27, 2019

Deepest condolences and strength to @ajaydevgn and his family. May God give him peace and the family strength to cope with this loss. My deepest & heartfelt condolences to you AJ @ajaydevgn, @KajolAtUN & your family. 🙏
Funeral at Vile Parle (W) at 6 pm today. R.I.P.”
Vicky Kaushal father and action choreographer Sham Kaushal took to Twitter and wrote, “RIP Veeru Devgan ji. Such a gentleman and the best in the business in his time. My sincere condolences and prayers 🙏 @ajaydevgn
— Rahul Dev Official (@RahulDevRising) May 27, 2019

My heartfelt condolences to @ajaydevgn @KajolAtUN and the family.