Veteran Bollywood filmmaker Yash Chopra died on Sunday after spending a week in hospital coping with dengue fever. He was 80.
Chopra had been admitted to Mumbai´s Lilavati hospital last Saturday and media reports ;ast Wednesday had said his health had improved.
The veteran filmmaker Chopra last month had announced his retirement from film direction.
Indian film-buffs are eagerly waiting to see 80-year-old Chopra´s latest directorial venture ´Jab Tak Hai Jaan´.