Atal Bihari Vajpayee Death: Priyanka Chopra, Sanjay Dutt, Ekta Kapoor, Farhan Akhtar Mourn Former PM’s Demise

India's ex-Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee left for his heavenly abode a little while ago at the age of 93. Celebs from B-Town took to Twitter to express their grief over his passing away. Here's what they had to say...

Atal Bihari Vajpayee was one of the most popular Prime Ministers India has ever had. He was loved and revered by people of all generations and age groups. He has been not keeping well since the past few weeks. He has been getting treated for his ill-health at the AIIMS hospital in Delhi since long. Yesterday, his health deteriorated and sometime ago, the former Indian Prime Minister, breathed his last.

The news of his passing away spread like wild fire. Bollywood celebs took to Twitter to share memories with him  and express grief at his death. We bring you some of the tweets from some of the popular B-Townies:

Amitabh Bachchan


Priyanka Chopra

Shah Rukh Khan

Lata Mangeshkar

Sanjay Dutt

Shatrughan Sinha

Arjun Kapoor

Ajay Devgn

Manoj Bajpayee

Farhan Akhtar

John Abraham

Ekta Kapoor

Shilpa Shetty

Randeep Hooda

SS Rajamouli

Hansal Mehta



Boman Irani

Rana Daggubati

Kailash Kher

Sona Mohapatra

Dia Mirza

Esha Gupta

Vishal Dadlani

Koena Mitra

Ashoke Pandit

Vir Das

Smriti Irani

Divya Dutta

Milap Zaveri

Ayushman Khurrana

Pooja Chopra

Ritesh Sidhwani

Nimrat Kaur

Gul Panag

Amongst the sports fraternity, Sachin Tendulkar tweeted to mourn the demise of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Paying a tribute, Sachin wrote on his Twitter, "India is at a great loss today. Shri #AtalBihariVajpayee ji’s contributions to our nation have been innumerable. Thoughts and prayers go out to his loved ones (sic)." mourns the loss of a national gem. May his soul rest in peace.