Mumbai: Bollywood celebrities have expressed their heartfelt condolences at the demise of veteran actress Reema Laggo.
The 59-year-old-actress took her last breath at 3 a.m in Mumbai’s Kokilaben Hospital, following a cardiac arrest.
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The B-town celebrities took to Twitter to express their grief:
Karan Johar, who worked with her in films like ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ and ‘Kal Ho Na Ho,’ was deeply saddened by the news and wrote,
This is truly sad news…she was warm, gracious and an exceptional actor…I had the privilege of directing her….#RIPReemaLagoo
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) May 18, 2017
Paresh Rawal?, who has worked with Lagoo in many films, wrote,
Reema lagoo an endearing n positive persona . A friend n a colleague since theatre days . RIP .
— Paresh Rawal (@SirPareshRawal) May 18, 2017
We said goodbye to one another after making a promise to meet soon. That never happened . We think we have time.We don't!!Goodbye Reemaji.
— Mahesh Bhatt (@MaheshNBhatt) May 18, 2017
Shocked & saddened. Reema Lagoo ji will be missed. She will always be remembered for her iconic roles in cinema & on stage. RIP
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) May 18, 2017
Our very dear Reema Lagoo is no more.
Always kind, funny and loving.
— Boman Irani (@bomanirani) May 18, 2017
Meanwhile, Former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag? also expressed his grief and wrote,
— Virender Sehwag (@virendersehwag) May 18, 2017
On the work front, Lagoo was last seen in TV soap ‘Namkaran,’ where she was portraying the character Dayawanti Mehta. The show was inspired by the 1998 movie ‘Zakhm,’ which was based on Mahesh Bhatt’