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Big B Mourns The Death Of Amar Singh: Head Bowed,Only Prayers Remain,Filled With Grief
Big B shared a photo of himself on his official blog. Along with the photo, the actor shared a Hindi couplet for Singh.
Big B Mourns The Death Of Amar Singh: Head Bowed, Only Prayers Remain, Filled With Grief
New Delhi: Bollywood Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has expressed sadness over the death of the Rajya Sabha MP and former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh.
Big B who is currently undergoing treatment for coronavirus at the Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai took to his social media handle and has shared a monochromatic picture of himself with his head bowed down.
The photo shared both on Instagram and Twitter. Mr. Bachchan and Amar Singh has shared nearly two-decade-long friendship."Filled with grief, head bowed, only prayers remain. Close life, close relationship, the soul is no more," the 77-year-old actor wrote.
T 3612 - pic.twitter.com/znSkQa2Sl6— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) August 1, 2020
It is said to be Mr. Singh has helped Bachchan when his production house Amitabh Bachchan Corporation Ltd was looking at the possible bankruptcy thus making the state if the friendship.
Also, he played a vital role in bringing Jaya Bachchan into politics. She was elected as the Member of Parliament in 2004 from the Samajwadi Party.
However, the friendship hit a rough patch after Singh was expelled from party and Mrs.Bachchan chose to remain associated with the party.
This year in February Singh took to Twitter and said that he was touched that despite their difference with Bachchan had reached out to him and he "regrets" his "overreaction" against the family.
"Today is my father’s death anniversary and I got a message for the same from Senior Bachchan Ji. At this stage of life when I am fighting a battle of life and death I regret my overreaction against Amit Ji and family. God bless them all," he had tweeted.
Amar Singh is survived by his wife Pankaja Singh and two daughters.