Veteran Bollywood actor Dilip Kumar has passed away. Last Wednesday, July 7, he bid farewell to the world. In fact, he was 98 years old and had been suffering from illness for a long time. Now Dilip Kumar's fans are saying that after his departure, an era of Bollywood has come to an end and an actor like him has never been and will never be in history. The film industry stars and Dilip Kumar's fans are currently paying homage to him.
Actor Dilip Kumar?s (Yousaf Khan) funeral in absentia offered at his birthplace in Muhalla Khudadad, Qissa Khwani, #Peshawar. Prayers held for him at various points in the city. pic.twitter.com/EDnHCu3jcd? Iftikhar Firdous (@IftikharFirdous) July 7, 2021
As part of the recent information, prayers were also offered outside Dilip Kumar's ancestral house. In fact, Dilip Kumar's ancestral home is in Peshawar, Pakistan. Dilip Kumar was born in this house on December 11, 1922, and spent the same childhood. In Peshawar, his fans and relatives offered the Missing Namaz-e-Janaja (funeral prayers) for Dilip Saheb. At the same time, they lit candles and bid farewell to him.
Meanwhile, Dilip Kumar's fans joined hands with prayers. Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan also expressed grief over the passing away of Dilip Kumar. Imran Khan tweeted, "Saddened to hear of Dilip Kumar's demise. I can't forget their generosity. He was the greatest and most versatile actor of my generation.'' Let me tell you all that in 1998, the Government of Pakistan awarded the Nishan-e-Imtiaz Award to Dilip Kumar. Let me tell you that this is Pakistan's most eminent civilian award.