Dara Singh was our very own superman: Shahrukh Khan
Amitabh Bachchan recalls Dara Singh as ‘one of finest humans’
Thu, Jul 12, 2012 07:25:34 GMT
Our very own superman. That’s how Shahrukh Khan remembers the deceased wrestler actor Dara Singh. Likewise, Amitabh Bachchan remembers Dara Singh as a great Indian.
The former wrestling champion and Hindi film actor Dara Singh died on Thursday morning at his home in Mumbai after a brief illness. He was 84 and survived by six children including Vindu Dara Singh.
Following Dara Singh’s death, Bollywood actors and celebs expressed their sorrow on Twitter and also remembered him as a great human being. Here’s how tributes from B-town have been pouring in for Dara Singh.
Shahrukh Khan: Wrestlers are made of sweat, determination and a hard to find alloy called guts. Most apt for Dara Singhji our very own superman. Will miss you sir.
Amitabh Bachchan: Dara Singhji passed away this morning. A great Indian and one of the finest humans. An entire era of his celebrated presence gone.
Akshay Kumar: Sad to know the great Dara Singh ji is no more. Some more goodness taken away from us... He was Hanuman for every kid and the God of all wrestlers, the original action hero who truly inspired me. May his soul rest in peace.
Abhishek Bachchan: Daraji passes away. Had the honour of working with him in 'Shararat'. The most gentle and kind man. Really looked up to him. Will miss him.
Karan Johar: RIP DARA SINGH.....have the most heartfelt memories....