The head of Haryana BJP’s social media and IT wing has been slammed by Shiv Sena chief Urmila Matondkar, right after he took a crude swipe at iconic actor Dilip Kumar, who died this morning at 98.
In a tweet created in Hindi, Arun Yadav – whose Twitter bio says he is the “State IT & Social Media Head” for the BJP in Haryana – mentioned: “The demise of Mohammad Yusuf Khan (Dilip Kumar), who gained money by keeping a Hindu identify in the movie globe, is an irreparable loss to the Indian film sector! Deepest condolences to the bereaved household!”
“God give peace to the departed soul,” the tweet continued.
Ms Matondkar, a common actress who entered politics with the Congress in advance of the 2019 Lok Sabha election, strike again with a caustic a few-phrase tweet.
“Disgrace on you,” she wrote, with a ‘thumbs down’ emoji for added effect.
Shame on you ????
— Urmila Matondkar (@UrmilaMatondkar) July 7, 2021
A person of Bollywood’s best actors and an inspiration to lots of in the film business, such as these who are legends in their have suitable, Dilip Kumar died Wednesday in Mumbai immediately after a extended health issues.
A tweet posted from the actor’s official deal with by spouse and children mate Faisal Farooqui examine: “With a major heart and profound grief, I announce the passing away of our beloved Dilip saab a number of minutes in the past. We are from God and to him we return.”
Born Mohammad Yusuf Khan in December 1922 in Peshawar (which was then aspect of British territories in the subcontinent), he assumed the title Dilip Kumar ahead of starring in his initial film – 1944’s Jwar Batta, which, sadly sank with no trace at the box place of work.
Nonetheless, a legend was born and Dilip Kumar went on to star in some of Indian cinema’s most legendary movies, like Naya Daur, Mughal-e-Azam, Devdas, Ram Aur Shyam, Andaz and Madhumati.
His passing was mourned by the entire nation, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind, Main Minister Mamata Banerjee and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi top tributes.
“Dilip Kumarji will be remembered as a cinematic legend. He was blessed with unparalleled brilliance, owing to which audiences throughout generations ended up enthralled. His passing away is a decline to our cultural entire world. Condolences to his relatives, good friends and innumerable admirers. RIP,” the PM stated.
Dilip Kumar Ji will be remembered as a cinematic legend. He was blessed with unparalleled brilliance, thanks to which audiences throughout generations were being enthralled. His passing away is a decline to our cultural entire world. Condolences to his spouse and children, good friends and innumerable admirers. RIP.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) July 7, 2021
From the movie field, iconic figures like Amitabh Bachchan, Javed Akhtar and Shabana Azmi all posted messages of sorrow and remembered Dilip saab, as he was fondly known as.
The Israel authorities also tweeted, indicating (in Hindi): “Could God grant his soul eternal relaxation.”