Bollywood mourns death of Azharuddin’s son

Updated: Sep 16, 2011, 17:51 PM IST

New Delhi: The film fraternity was Friday shocked after hearing about the sad news of ex-cricketer Mohammed Azharuddin`s son Ayazuddin`s death. The 19-year-old, who was critically injured in a road accident five days ago, passed away earlier in the day.

Members of film fraternity took to twitter to express grief and sorrow over the young boy`s death:

"Deeply saddened to hear about the demise Mohd. Azharuddin`s son. Condolences to the entire family. RIP AYAJUDDIN (sic)," tweeted Riteish Deshmukh.

Sonu Sood: OMG! Azaruddin`s son`s news been so shocking. My heart goes out to the family. May god give strength to the family. Deeply saddened.

Sophie Choudry: Heartfelt condolences to Azhar and his family on the loss of his son. May Allah give the family strength. The incident is too tragic 4 words. Had met Ayazuddin several times. He had his whole life ahead of him. May his soul R.I.P.

"Hope this tragic incident is a wake up call to all the young bikers out there! Please be safe, sensible & ALWAYS wear a helmet. Life is too precious."

Rahul Bose: Very very sad to hear the passing away of Azhar`s son. No parent should ever have to face such a tragedy. May he have the strength to go on.

Arshad Warsi: My heart goes out to Azharuddin`s family for the irreplaceable lose of his son, may his soul rest in peace... Ameen...

Farah Khan Ali: My heart goes out to Azharudin and Noureen for the demise of their son Ayaaz. May god give them strength in this moment of grief. RIP Ayaaz. The loss of a child is irreplaceable and only a parent knows that. Youngsters out here please be safe and careful for the grief is lifelong.

Dino Morea: Saddened to hear about Azharuddin`s son Ayazuddin. Condolences to the Family.

Ashish Chowdhry: I can imagine the pain and grief of Azhar and his family on Ayazuddin`s loss. Life is bloody unfair at times. God bless them all. Really hate Bikes.

Rima Sen: Sad to hear abt Ayaaz... Azharuddin`s son... makes one question ones existence.

Aftab Shivdasani: Extremely sad on hearing about the demise of Azharuddin`s son Ayazuddin... Praying for his soul... My heartfelt condolences to the family.

IANS