Bollywood mourns Jaspal Bhatti's passing

Last Updated: Thu, Oct 25, 2012 06:03 hrs

Famous satirist-actor Jaspal Bhatti died in a road accident near Punjab's Nakodar town early on Thursday.

Bollywood took to Twitter to bid him goodbye.


RIP JASPAL BHATTI - one of the first ppl to entertain audience with his political satires. Condolences to the family- a big n untimely loss.

Pay your tribute to Jaspal Bhatti

Ayushmann Khurrana ‏@ayushmannk

#RIP Jaspal Bhatti uncle. My dad's closest pal. May God give strength to Jasraj and Rabia and Savita aunty.

Akshay Kumar ‏@akshaykumar

Saddened to know about the death of the great comedian, Jaspal Bhatti. I have fond memories of his super hit show, Flop Show, providing the much needed humour in our lives. May his soul rest in peace.

Madhur Bhandarkar ‏@mbhandarkar268

To make people laugh is an art & Jaspal Bhatti mastered it. RIP Bhatti ji, may god give strength to your family.

Shreya Ghoshal ‏@shreyaghoshal

R.I.P. Jaspal Bhatti. :(:(

Manoj Bajpayee ‏@BajpayeeManoj

My deepest condolences to late jaspal bhatti's family!may god give them strength to bear this sudden loss !may bhatti saab rest in peace!

maria goretti ‏@mariagorettiz

Back home ! Wake up to the tragic news of another loss ..R.I.P Jaspal Bhatti ..

Sophie Choudry ‏@Sophie_Choudry

Just drove past the Jaspal Bhatti acting school in Chandigarh. Log chale jaatein hain. Their legacy remains. Tku 4 the laughs! RIP Jaspalji

barkha dutt ‏@BDUTT

Satirist Jaspal Bhatti dies in a road accident. The rest of us should remember that Mortality is not funny. Its the great leveler.

Paresh Rawal ‏@iPareshRawal

80s & 90s born kids UR childhood was awsm as U grown up with the classical satire & acts of Jaspal Bhatti G. DD1 also lost its biggest star.

Sandhya Mridul ‏@sandymridul

RIP Jaspal Ji thank you for all the laughs..

Anupam Kher ‏@AnupamPkher

I used to tell Jaspal Bhatti that he does fantastic comedy so seriously. He was also a great supporter of anti corruption campaign. RIP

Siddharth ‏@Actor_Siddharth

Jaspal Bhatti is no more… just like his ‘flop show’ partner Vivek Shauq, Bhatti Saab had left us too soon…we’ll miss you sir…RIP

dia mirza ‏@deespeak

So true..."@V1SH4L: Goodbye, Jaspal Bhatti. So few can be satirical, topical, intelligent and yet roaringly popular. RIP."

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