RIP! Raja Hindustani actor Veeru Krishnan passes away


Bollywood actor Veeru Krishnan who is known for his work in the 1996 film Raja Hindustani has passes away on Saturday in Mumbai.

 Veeru Krishnan passes away

His final rites were performed at a crematorium in suburban Santacruz, reported news agency PTI.

Apart from acting, Veeru Krishnan was also a Kathak dancer, who had trained a lot of celebrities such as Priyanka Chopra, Katrina Kaif, Karanvir Bohra among others.

Responding to the sad news of Krishnan’s death many Bollywood celebrities offered their condolences on social media.

 Veeru Krishnan passes away

Sharing a Twitter user’s post, Priyanka remembered late Veeru Krishnan in a heartfelt message. “You taught me to dance when I was two left feet. Your patience and passion for dance was so infectious that each one of us not only learned Kathak, but so much more from you. You will always be remembered Guruji. #panditveerukrishnan,” Priyanka wrote.

Athiya Shetty wrote, “Omg, so sad and shocked to hear this. RIP guruji. Thank you for teaching us hard work, discipline and to truly love the form of Kathak.”

 Other than Raja Hindustani, Veeru Krishnan had worked in Dulhe RajaAkele Hum Akele Tum and Ishq.

May his soul rest in peace!