Bollywood bids farewell to Ajay Devgn’s father and action director Veeru Devgan
Veteran action choreographer and Ajay Devgn’s father Veeru Devgan breathed his last breath earlier this morning. He was unwell and bedridden for quiet sometime. Mr Veeru Devgan started his journey in films as stunt man. He was known for his action direction and kindheartedness.
He was well known stunt director and choreographed action scenes for more than 80 Hindi films. His popular works were Mr Natarwal, Mr India, Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja, Shahenshan, Ishq, Tridev, Prem Pratigya and many more. Later he also ventured into direction and produced the film Hindustan ki Kasam.
As the news broke many Bollywood celebrities came to pay respect and support the grieving family. Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol were amongst the first few to arrive at the Devgn residence. Shahrukh Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan and many others visited the residence. Anil Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Ritesh Deshmukh, Vidya Balan, Madhur Bhandarkar and others visited the crematorium for the bidding adieu. Here are few pictures.