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Arun Jaitley's Demise Saddens Bollywood Stars

Sunny Deol, Adnan Sami, Riteish Deshmukh, Karan Johar, Sanjay Dutt and others mourned the loss of Arun Jaitley, who passed away on Saturday noon.


Updated:August 25, 2019, 11:04 AM IST
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Arun Jaitley's Demise Saddens Bollywood Stars
Image of Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan, Sunny Deol, courtesy of Instagram

Former finance minister Arun Jaitley passed away at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi on Saturday after prolonged illness at the age of 66. As per reports, Jaitley breathed his last at around 12 pm today in the hospital where he was admitted since August 9.

As per reports, the former Union Minister was rushed to AIIMS on August 9 after he complained of breathlessness and restlessness.

According to sources, he was on life support system. A multidisciplinary team of doctors was consistently monitoring his condition.

After the news of Jaitley's demise broke, several Bollywood stars reacted to it by sharing messages of condolences on social media. Amitabh Bachchan shared an old picture of his with Jaitley wrote, "an amiable soul .. considerate and ever friendly .. prayers and condolences ..🙏🏻"

Riteish Deshmukh wrote, "Deeply saddened by the passing away of Shri #ArunJaitley ji... deepest condolences to the family & loved ones."

In another instance, BJP MP and filmmaker Sunny Deol wrote on Twitter, "Nation loses another great leader. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.#ArunJaitley."

While Adnan Sami wrote, "Saddened to learn the news of Arun Jaitley ji’s passing away. He was a very kind soul.Rest in Peace.🙏 #ArunJaitley (sic)."

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