C elebrities such as Raveena Tandon, Manoj Bajpayee and director Hansal Mehta, among others mourned the demise of “fearless” filmmaker Kalpana Lajmi Sunday.
The critically acclaimed director passed away at the age of 64. She was suffering from kidney ailment and breathed her last at the city-based Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital early morning.
Social media was flooded with condolences for Lajmi. Raveena, who worked with Lajmi in “Daman” (2001) and won National Film Award for Best Actress for the film, took to Twitter to recall the “treasured” memories spent on the movie sets.
“You will be missed Kalpanaji. Was not your time to go… But may your heart now be at peace. Those days while shooting ‘Daman’ will be a treasured memory. #KalpanaLajmi Om Shanti,” the actor tweeted alongside a photograph from the shoot.
You will be missed Kalpanaji.Was not your time to go..but may your heart now be at peace.🙏🏻🕉🙏🏻 . Those days while shooting Daman will be a treasured memory. #KalpanaLajmi Om Shanti. pic.twitter.com/mtteS4nAlZ
— Raveena Tandon (@TandonRaveena) September 23, 2018
Manoj wrote on the microblogging site, “Sad a very sad news. May her soul rest in peace.#restinpeacekalpanalajmi”
— manoj bajpayee (@BajpayeeManoj) September 23, 2018