President condoles Pran's death

Last Updated: Sun, Jul 14, 2013 02:35 hrs

President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday condoled the death of Bollywood actor Pran.

In a condolence message to Pran's wife Shukla Sikand, the president said: "I am deeply saddened to learn about the passing away of your husband, Shri Pran Krishan Sikand (Pran). Shri Pran was a highly talented actor who shall always be remembered by generations of film watchers for his versatile and vivacious acting in multifarious roles," his condolence message read.

"In his passing away, the celluloid world has lost a veteran and acclaimed actor, whose contribution to the Indian film industry remains unparalleled," it added.

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