Ajay Devgn’s father Veeru Devgn passes away

  • | Monday | 27th May, 2019

The director later suffered a cardiac arrest and passed away. Veeru Devgn has helmed the 1999 film ` Hindustan Ki Kasam ` starring his son Ajay Devgn, Amitabh Bachchan, Manisha Koirala and Sushmita Sen. The accomplished action director has choreographed fight scenes for over 80 Hindi films.

Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn`s father and veteran action director Veeru Devgn breathed his last few hours back today. The director was admitted to Surya hospital, Santacruz as he complained of breathlessness, this morning.

The director later suffered a cardiac arrest and passed away. Veeru Devgn has helmed the 1999 film ` Hindustan Ki Kasam ` starring his son Ajay Devgn, Amitabh Bachchan, Manisha Koirala and Sushmita Sen. The accomplished action director has choreographed fight scenes for over 80 Hindi films.

Some of his well-known work include `Dilwale` (1994), `Himmatwala` (1983), ` Shahenshaah ` (1988) among others.As per reports, funeral will be held today evening at Vile Parle West Crematorium at 6:00Pm.

Ajay had cancelled few promotional events of his recently released film `De De Pyaar De` in the last 15 days due to his father’s ailing health. Veeru Devgn was last seen in public attending a special screening of Ajay Devgn starrer `Total Dhamaal` at a preview theatre in Santacruz.


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