Girish Karnad no more; Shabana Azmi, Ali Abbas Zafar & other celebs mourn his death

Filmmaker Girish Karnad passed away in Bengaluru today. Several celebrities like Shabana Azmi, Ali Abbas Zafar, Divya Dutta and others took to their Twitter page to mourn his death.
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One of the most talented and respected playwrights, actor and director Girish Karnad took his last breath in the morning today. The veteran actor was 81 and passed away at his residence in Bengaluru. The news of his demise has shocked and saddened the celebs and people.

Several celebrities took to their social media pages to express their grief and pay respect to Girish Karnad. Shabana Azmi who worked with Girish during their younger days shared a photo with him. She took to her Instagram page and wrote, "Will miss you #Girish Karnad."

Director Ali Abbas Zafar who worked with Girish Karnad in the film Tiger Zinda Hai in 2017 wrote on his Twitter page, "Rest in peace sir #GirishKarnad , man with a golden heart  and fountain of knowledge RIP." Actor Ali Fazal wrote, "One of my first big productions at the Doon School, was #GirishKarnad ‘s  Hayavadana. A masterpiece that i got to perform . I remember it so vividly. An extraordinary man. He will be remembered for his unique sense of style and persona. In writing in acting and in life."

Take a look at all the posts:



Will miss you #Girish Karnad .

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