The whole country went into a state of shock yesterday as everyone got the tragic news about the passing away of Girish Karnad, a well known actor, playright and a director. The veteran had been unwell since the past few days and finally breathed his last at his residence in Bengaluru yesterday. Numerous fans, well wishers, celebrities and colleagues from the film fraternity have mourned the untimely demise of Girish Karnad. The veteran actor has acted in numerous movies in multiple languages. He has shared the screen space with some of the most popular actors like Bollywood actor Salman Khan and south actor Venkatesh Daggubati.
Venkatesh Daggubati recently took to his Instagram handle in which he shared a heartfelt post for Girish Karnad who was his co – star in the movie Dharma Chakram. The actor shared a throwback picture along with a heartfelt note which read, ‘It was a wonderful experience to share screen with you, to have worked with you. My deepest condolences to the family members. May your soul rest in peace sir!’
Other than Venkatesh, many other celebrities from the film fraternity took to their social media handles and mourned the untimely death of the talented veteran. Prime Minister Narendra Modi also took to Twitter in order to mourn the demise of the talented personality.