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Condolences pour in on Twitter for veteran actor Pran

Tania Goklany,  New Delhi, July 13, 2013
First Published: 08:35 IST(13/7/2013) | Last Updated: 11:25 IST(13/7/2013)

Pran, the last gentleman villain of Bollywood, died on Friday evening at the age of 93 in a Mumbai hospital after a prolonged illness.

Recently awarded with a Dadasaheb Phalke Award, whose screen presence and charisma hypnotised generations for over five decades, Pran was a phenomenon in himself.


He showcased how much weight a villain's character is capable of carrying. He brought villains on par with heroes with his splendid performances.

From celebrities to politicians, everybody has been offering their condolences on Twitter:

Amitabh Bachchan:

Shah Rukh Khan Priyanka Chopra: Abhishek Bachchan: Raveena Tandon: Kunal Kapoor: Riteish Deshmukh: Arjun Rampal: Kunal Kohli:
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