On the sudden demise of actress Reema Lagoo, the entire B Town seemed pouring at her place. Finally at the cremation of late veteran actress Reema Lagoo that took place in Mumbai on Thursday afternoon in the presence of her family members many of the actors were seen. The celebrities like Rishi Kapoor, Kajol, Tanvi Azmi, Shreyas Talpade, Rakesh Bedi, Raza Murad, Anang Desai, Sulabha Arya and Ashoke Pandit were present at the deceased actor’s place.
Before the last rites, actor Aamir Khan and his wife Kiran Ra had visited which also included Mahesh Bhatt. In fact, Aamir was also seen giving an emotional message: “We are all in shock. She had no problems that we knew of. It happened suddenly and is saddening. My first film was with Reema ji — ‘Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak’. She was a fabulous actor and her heart was so clean. She was also very socially conscious. We only pray that she rests in peace.”
Reema was in action till Wednesday night on the set of TV show Naamkaran, in which she played antagonist Dayawanti The celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit Nene, Mahesh Bhatt, Akshay Kumar, Karan Johar, Renuka Shahane, Ashutosh Gowariker, Rishi Kapoor and Dia Mirza also penned heartfelt social media posts in remembrance of the talent, whom they said they will remember for her warmth, radiance and versatility.
Sanjay Dutt said in a statement: “It is deeply saddening to hear of the demise of Reemaji. I have such great memories with her, especially during the shoot of ‘Vaastav‘. Reema became synonymous as Bollywood’s quintessential ‘Maa’ — a middle-aged, modern, but understanding mother. She played on-screen mother to actors like Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Kajol and more.