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Bollywood pays respects to Yash Chopra

bollywood Updated: Oct 26, 2012 18:37 IST
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Bollywood celebrities on thursday paid their respects to legendary filmmaker Yash Chopra who passed away on Oct 21. The chautha ceremony, the fourth day ritual after the cremation, was held at the Yash Raj Studios.

Many Bollywood celebs were present. Among them: Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Jitendra, Gulzar, Vinod Khanna, Shatrughan Sinha, Subhash Ghai, Mahesh Bhatt, Hrithik Roshan, Boney Kapoor, Anupam Kher, Kirron Kher, Sonakshi Sinha, Milan Luthria, Farah Khan, Anushka Sharma, Pankaj Udhas, Ashutosh Gowariker, Javed Akhtar, Ranveer Singh, Juhi Chawla, Zoya Akhtar, Ameesha Patel, Madhur Bhandarkar and Ramesh Taurani.

Veteran 80-year-old filmmaker Yash Chopra died here at the Lilavati Hospital Sunday, following multiple organ failure resulting from complications that arose after contracting dengue.

Yash Chopra gave romance a new meaning with films like Daag, Kabhi Kabhie, Silsila, Chandni, and Dil Toh Pagal Hai and his own favourite Lamhe. Before his death, he was busy shooting for Jab Tak Hai Jaan with Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma. He had completed the entire schedule, except for a song.

The film is slated for release Diwali on Nov 13.