Bollywood Celebs React To Milkha Singh Death: Farhan Akhtar and Priyanka Chopra Left A Heartfelt Note

Various Bollywood celebrities have reacted to Milkha Singh's demise. Milkha Singh, also known as 'Flying Singh' recently became a victim of COVID-19 at the age of 91, His wife also passed away due to coronavirus at the age of 85.

By Harkirpal Singh, Updated : Jun 19, 2021 11:01 IST
Bollywood Celebs React To Milkha Singh Death: Farhan Akhtar and Priyanka Chopra Left A Heartfelt Note
Bollywood Celebs React To Milkha Singh's Death

Popular athlete Milkha Singh also known as 'Flying Sikh' has lost the battle to COVID-19. Milkha Singh, who was suffering from COVID-19 for several days, has passed away. Milkha was found to be COVID-19 positive on 20 May and died on Friday, 18 June.

Milkha was admitted to the hospital on June 3 due to falling oxygen levels. After 5 days of his wife's death, now Milkha also left this world. Due to being admitted to the hospital himself, Milkha could not even perform the last rites of his wife.

Bollywood celebs have also suffered a major setback due to Milkha's departure. Many celebs including Priyanka Chopra, Shah Rukh Khan, Raveena Tandon, Taapsee Pannu have paid tribute to Milkha after her departure.

Bollywood Celebs Reacts To Milkha Singh's Death

Hearing about the death of Milkha Singh, Hollywood Actress Priyanka Chopra shared her experience when she first met the legend, she said, "Warm and welcoming, you made our first meeting so so special. I have been inspired by your excellence, touched by your humility, influenced by your contribution to our country. Om Shanti #Milkha ji. Sending love and prayers to the family. #MilkhaSingh"}

Let us inform you that the 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' film has been made on the life of Milkha Singh. Farhan Akhtar played the role of Milkha Singh in the film. Apart from Farhan, Sonam Kapoor was also in the lead role in the film. This film proved to be a super hit at the box office.

Farhan Akhtar was also saddened by the death of Milkha Singh and he shared a heart-warming post remembering the legend.

Should Read- Milkha Singh Dead: 91 Years Old 'Flying Sikh' Becomes Victim of COVID-19

Apart From Farhan Akhtar and Priyanka Chopra, other Bollywood celebs have also reacted to Milkha Singh's demise, here are their reactions.

Milkha had taken a note of Re 1 for this film. That note was very special because it was printed in 1958. In fact, in the same year, Milkha won the Commonwealth Gold Medal.

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