Actor Farhan Akhtar, who portrayed the position of Milkha Singh within the 2013 Nationwide Award Profitable movie ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’, mourned the demise of the legendary athlete. The demise of the previous Indian sprinter got here as a bolt from the blue for all his followers. A number of celebrities from the Bollywood fraternity expressed grief on the passing away of the legend.
On Saturday, the Nationwide award-winning actor, who had spent a great time with the late athlete whereas capturing for his biopic ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ took to his Twitter deal with and wrote, “Dearest Milkha ji, Part of me remains to be refusing to just accept that you’re no extra. Perhaps it is the cussed facet I inherited from you.. the facet that when it units its thoughts on one thing, simply by no means provides up. And the reality is that you’ll all the time be alive. Since you had been greater than a large-hearted, loving, heat, all the way down to earth man.”
“You represented an thought. You represented a dream. You represented (to make use of your individual phrases) how arduous work, honesty and willpower can raise an individual off his knees and get him to the touch the sky. You might have touched all our lives. For many who knew you as a father and a pal, it was a blessing. For many who did not as a continuing supply of inspiration and a reminder of humility in success. I like you with all my coronary heart,” Farhan added in his tweet.
‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ is a 2013 Indian biographical sports activities drama movie directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra from a script written by Prasoon Joshi. The story relies on the lifetime of legendary Indian Sprinter Milkha Singh, who was a Commonwealth Champion and x2 400m Asian champion and an Olympian. The film that stars Farhan Akhtar within the titular position, was declared ‘tremendous hit’ on the field workplace and is the sixth highest-grossing 2013 Bollywood movie worldwide. It bagged two Nationwide Movie Awards within the categories- ‘Greatest Widespread Movie Offering Healthful Leisure’ and for ‘Greatest Choreography’. ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ accrued main accolades beneath its belt at Movie Fare Awards, IIFA and extra.
On a associated notice, earlier right this moment, the bereaved household knowledgeable in regards to the demise of the previous Indian Sprinter, also called the Flying Sikh, in a press release. “It’s with excessive unhappiness that we wish to inform you that Milkha Singh Ji handed away. He fought arduous however God has his methods and it was maybe real love and companionship that each our mom Nirmal Ji and now Dad have handed away in a matter of 5 days,” the household stated.