Sad news there from AIIMS as we hear the Member of Parliament Mr. Arun Jaitley has passed away. He has been unwell since the past few weeks. He was 66 and was admitted in the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in Delhi. He was admitted two weeks away on his complaint of breathlessness. The statement from the AIIMS confirmed the same. He was the Member of Parliament and was the Finance Minister for the term 2014 to 2019. He has taken a break on the health grounds.
As soon as the news broke out in the media, celebrities from Bollywood started reacting on the news. Let’s check them out as under:
Nimrat Kaur – The first to react was the Airlift actress who passed her deepest condolences for the Senior BJP leader. She said that though she did not meet him in person but comes from his college. She then said that his legacy would remain exemplary for the coming generations.
Deepest condolences and heartfelt grief on the passing of Arun Jaitley ji. Never had the opportunity to meet him but always felt great fortune in sharing the same college as him. His contributions and remarkable legacy remain exemplary for generations to come. #RIPArunJaitley
— Nimrat Kaur (@NimratOfficial) August 24, 2019
Riteish Deshmukh – The former Maha CM son and actor also reacted stating that he is deeply saddened by his death. He then passed his deepest condolences to his family members.
Asha Bhosle – The 85-year-old singer from Bollywood also reacted on Twitter expressing her grief on his death.
Gul Panang- The actress cum activist Gul Panang also tweeted calling it a great loss to the nation to lose a leader with a great legal and political understanding apart from an articulated person.
Anil Kapoor – While reacting on the death the 24 actors remembered his meeting two decades before and then called it a big loss of the nation. He said he always admired him since he met the veteran leader.
Met Shri #ArunJaitley Ji almost 20 years back for the first time & have been his admirer ever since.
His demise is a huge loss for our nation.
Will be truly missed.
My heartfelt condolences to the family. ?? pic.twitter.com/XsBXwQnpj0
— Anil Kapoor (@AnilKapoor) August 24, 2019
Sunny Deol – The actor turned politician also expressed his sadness on the death of Mr. Jaitley and shared prayers and thoughts to his family.
— Sunny Deol (@iamsunnydeol) August 24, 2019
Karan Johar – The popular filmmaker also tweeted saying that we lost a great national leader and he will be missed.
#RIPArunJaitley … the nation mourns a strong and assured leader today….thoughts and prayers with his family and loved ones….???
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) August 24, 2019
Shekhar Gupta – The known filmmaker remembered how he used to say hello to him often when he used to meet on the way while carrying the morning walk.
Sidharth Malhotra – The handsome hunk and actor of Jabariya Jodi also reacted on this news calling it to a vacuum created with his death.
There are many more who would join the condolence meet and share their feelings on the social media platform. We at CineTalkers also feel the same, may his soul rest in peace.