Bollywood Stars lament for Death of Legendary Cartoonist R.K. Laxman

Bollywood Stars lament for Death of Legendary Cartoonist R.K. Laxman

Bollywood stars like Anupam Kher and Anil Kapoor said India has lost its morning smile, on the  expiry of legendary cartoonist R.K. Laxman, creator of the iconic ‘The Common Man’.

Here’s what they tweeted:

Anupam Kher: With RK Laxman’s demise India has lost it’s morning smile.

Anil Kapoor: Saddened to hear about the demise of #RKLaxman Had the privilege to be sketched by the legendary artist.

Masaba Gupta: Humuor just lost it’s beautiful hint of subtlety. Thank you for keeping it cool yet classy. RIP RK laxman.

Rahul Bose: So very sad to hear of Mr R K Laxman’s passing. The quiet chronicler of modern India. He stands alone. My foundation salutes him. #RIP

Swara Bhaskar: Poetically tragic that the creator of ‘the common man’ passes away on Republic Day! #RIPRKLaxman

Kabir Bedi: For over 50 years nobody expressed the feelings and frustration of India’s “common man” better than Laxman. RIP #rklaxman

Shruti Seth: Now we’ve totally lost our sense of humour RIP #rklaxman

Vikram Bhatt: The illustrator of the common man passes away. Rest in peace #rklaxman. A salute from the comman man to the most uncommon amongst us.

Kunal Kohli: #RKLaxman RIP The day the common man died

Vishal Dadlani: Feels like a kick in the gut! One of the bravest, most impartial, funniest cartoonists and political commentators ever! RK Laxman, RIP!

Nikhil Advani: A common man with an uncommon voice. He always “said it” #rklaxman #RIPCommonMan

Subhash Ghai: My fond memories with RK LAXMAN amazingly simple man. He specially sent me 15 copies of his book signed by him 4me n [email protected]_Woods.

Manoj Bajpayee: Aam aadmi is grieving today. His creator and voice departed forever. RIP RK LAXMAN

Ameesha Patel: Feel low hearing the news of the demise of super cartoonist RKLAXMAN…voice of d common man…RIP u will be missed

Gul Panag: The Common Man. #RIP. #Genius “@MANJULtoons: #rklaxman


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