The entire film industry has been left heartbroken and teary-eyed after the demise of the legendary actor Dilip Kumar. The Tragedy King of Bollywood breathed his last on July 7, 2021 morning at the age of 98. Amongst celebs who are in a state of deep grief is singer Lata Mangeshkar.
The legendary singer took to twitter to mourn the sad demise. She also shared a couple of her happy photos with Dilip Kumar, reliving the old memories. One of the pictures shows Lata tying rakhi to Dilip Kumar.
Lata Mangeshkar, who considered the late actor her brother, wrote an emotional note. “Yusuf Bhai has left his little sister. His demise feels like end of an era. I am not able to grasp this news. I don’t understand anything. I am very sad and short of words. He left us with many memories),” she wrote.
She dedicated a separate tweet to praise Dilip Kumar’s wife Saira Banu for taking care of the actor with utter dedication and selflessness. “Yusuf bhai was ill for several years. He was not able to recognise anyone. Saira Banu left everything and devoted herself to him. She had no other life. I I bow to such a woman and pray that his soul rests in peace.”