Bollywood celebrities have been paying condolences and mourning the demise of Padma Shri recipient actress Shashikala, who passed away on Sunday at the age of 88.
Veteran actor Dharmendra tweeted a throwback black-and-white photograph that seese him strike a romantic pose with the late actress.
Sharing a few lines remembering her, the veteran actor wrote: “Gumnaami ki kokh se paida hoti hai … Shoharat… ye…Gumnaami ki god mein so jaati hai …I am extremely sad to know that our Shashikala is no more…. A versatile artist, most loving person. May God bless her soul be in peace.”
Dharmendra and Shashikala have appeared in a number of films together, including “Anpadh” (1962), “Ayee Milan Ki Bela” (1964), “Aap Ki Parchhaiyan” (1964), “Neela Aakash” (1965), “Phool Aur Patthar” (1966), “Anupama” (1966).
Playback legend Lata Mangeshkar tweeted: “Guni abhinetri Shashikala ji ke swargwas ki khabar sunke mujhe bahut dukh hua. Wo har tarah ki…