Bollywood mourns at Jaspal Bhatti’s demise
Legendary comedian and film director Jaspal Bhatti died in a car accident near Jalandhar last night.
Bhatti was on his way to Jalandhar from Bhatinda for a promotional event of his upcoming film Power Cut along with his son Jasraj and the lead actress Surili Gautam. Their car collided on a tree on the highway mid-night leaving his son and the actress severely injured. Bhatti and others were admitted to the hospital immediately. Unfortunately, Bhatti didn’t survive.
Bollywood celebs mourned the death of Bhatti on the social networking site. Here are the tweets of the celebs:
Life is a sad, pointless affair. Until somebody cracks a good joke… RIP Jaspal Bhatti. #respect
A master class in clean, understated, positive, astute, intelligent satire. Every Indian comedian owes you a great Debt. RIP Jaspal Bhatti.
#RIP Jaspal Bhatti uncle. My dad’s closest pal. May God give strength to Jasraj and Rabia and Savita aunty.
Romance passed away earlier this week now laughter dies too ……surely the world is coming to an end. RIP jaspal Bhatti
Thank you for all the laughs sir … RIP Jaspal Bhatti Ji .
RIP Jaspal Bhatti..The poker faced humour..the Satire..you will definitely be missed Jaspalji
RIP Jaspal Bhatti- Super Hit man from d FLOP SHOW- worked with him in my debut film Tujhe Meri Kasam-humble kind, happy, funny and helpful. one of the first ppl to entertain audience with his political satires. Condolences to the family- a big n untimely loss.
Jaspal Bhatti is no more… just like his ‘flop show’ partner Vivek Shauq, Bhatti Saab had left us too soon…we’ll miss you sir…RIP
Just Landed in Mumbai and came to know about my friend Jaspal Bhatti’s tragic death. Why is God taking away all d nicest people. So SAD. I used to tell Jaspal Bhatti that he does fantastic comedy so seriously. He was also a great supporter of anti corruption campaign. RIP
The man who made millions laugh…….RIP Jaspal Bhatti sahib…
Really sad to hear the news about Jaspal Bhatti’s death.. What an incredible entertainer he was..
Saddened to know about the death of the great comedian, Jaspal Bhatti. I have fond memories of his super hit show, Flop Show, providing the much needed humour in our lives. May his soul rest in peace.
RIP Jaspal Bhatti ji!
Prayers for the soul of ace comedian Jaspal ji Bhatti, unfortunate and sad. RIP.
RIP jaspal bhatti!really sad!he really got us all ulta pulta wth his wit n humor
In a country that lacks a sense of humour,he yet made us laugh!Social satire.Political satire & always true to his roots. Jaspal Bhatti. RIP
Loss of a beautiful soul in a tragic accident! Jaspal Bhatti ji di untimely death naal an era of comedy and laughter has come to an end!
In london,Jaspal Bhatti once asked me”Kya piyoge”Ireplied”kuch nai”and he put a bottle of scotch called “Kuch Nai” in front of me! RIP Sir!
To make people laugh is an art & Jaspal Bhatti mastered it. RIP Bhatti ji, may god give strength to your family.
My deepest condolences to late jaspal bhatti’s family!may god give them strength to bear this sudden loss !may bhatti saab rest in peace!
Pony Prakash Raj:
Did I hear jaspal bhatti no more ?? I’m so tired of hearing RIP”s dis month scared2wake up d next morning..so many of good souls dis month:(
RIP Jaspal Bhatti, my co star and friend! It was too early buddy!
Goodbye, Jaspal Bhatti. So few can be satirical, topical, intelligent and yet roaringly popular. RIP.
Just drove past the Jaspal Bhatti acting school in Chandigarh. Log chale jaatein hain. Their legacy remains. Tku 4 the laughs! RIP Jaspalji
One of the finest actors, Jaspal Bhatti is no more. Just cant forget his various satires always delivered with such a straight face!