Mumbai: The demise of great Dev Saab has left a void in our hearts, one that can’t be filled in the longest of time. The film fraternity is mourning the loss of the legendary actor. Indeed, his loss and his legacy are something even time may not heal.
Various actors and members of Bollywood expressed their grief on Twitter .
Amitabh Bachchan: An era has come to an end .. Dev Anand leaves a void never perhaps to be filled again .. his never give up belief, his joy of life !
Shilpa Shetty: RIP Dev saab,still remember my 1st meetin with him,so kind,full of life nd positive.A legend who always thot ahead of his time.Will miss you.
Amisha Patel:: Sad news about dev anand sahab passing away.was v close to my grandfather n v close 2 r family. May he rest in peace
Sonam Kapoor: Watching devsaabs songs with my dad was my bonding time with him. He is my fathers favourite actor.
Anupam Kher: Had once asked Dev Saab why did he speak so fast? His reply,"Life is too short Anupam. I don't 've time to speak slowly."
Purab Kohli: The sad Dismiss of a truly evergreen man. Dev Saab 1923-2011.
Arjun Rampal: Woke up to the saddest news and an emptiness in the heart, Dev Saab the man who lived every moment to the fullest with greatest energy. RIP
Shabana Azmi: Dev Saheb robustly lived life on his own terms.he will be missed by millions but will live on thru his movies.I salute his spirit
Omar Abdullah: The passing of an era, a void never to be filled. Rest in peace Dev Sahib. A legend in your own life time, you will be sorely missed.
R Madhavan: RIP Dev Anand Saab.. You taught us that there is no retirement if u do not desire so..You will remain Evergreen.
Luv Sinha: Good bye Dev saab. you cant refer to many people as being legendary..he is one of the few that you cant refer to as anything else..
Gul Panag: RIP Dev Sa'ab. You were truly the stuff legends are made of.
Pooja Bedi: RIP dev saab! His physical body may have been mortal but his legend will live on....!
Viviek Oberoi: Bollywood's evergreen superstar Dev Anand passed away in London.The legendary actor was 88.RIP DEV SAAB.You will live forever in our hearts!
Akshay Kumar: One of the worst years so far, evergreen romantic actor/director Dev Anand Saab, the one who romanced with life is ...
Mahesh Bhatt: "Dev Anand is dead". As the new dawn breaks over Mumbai I salute the memory of this star who has left left us with the glow of his smile.
Neil Nitin Mukesh: Just got the sad news that Dev Anand sahab passed away. I`ve always been a huge fan of his. And grown up watching his dynamic films. RIP.
Shreya Ghoshal: Dev Anand Sa`ab is no more.. Rest in peace.
Shekhar Kapur: My Uncle Dev Anand. V spoke about him as if he wld live forever. Mayb he will.That which seemed immortal passes into myth.
Abhishek Bachchan: Shocked to read of the passing of Dev Saab. Such a great man and actor. A symbol of positivity.
Later he also tweeted, Never believed I would ever wake up to this news. Very sad!
Madhur Bhandarkar: Still the news is not sinking in,had celebrated his birthday with him,Devsaab was full of energy and life then,just cant believe !
Tusshar Kapoor: The most energetic man and humble person Dev Saab is no more with us but his life and personality will always be an inspiration. R I P.
Shah Rukh Khan: Dev sahib`s sad demise makes me feel that the film industry is incomplete & has lost its magical energy. May Allah bless his soul.
Poonam Pandey: Life is like a poker game; it’s not what you’re given, it’s how you use it.- The Gr8 Gambler - "RIP Dev Anand"
Farah Khan Ali: RIP Dev Anand. You will be missed.
Sophie Choudhary: So many amazin songs in Dev Saab's films but most fittin "Main Zindagi ka Saath nibhata chala gaya,har fikr ko dhuein mein udata chala gaya"
Farhan Akhtar: Very saddened to hear of the passing of a cinematic legend and a thorough gentleman. RIP Dev saab.
Neha Dhupia: Indian cinema looses a true legend... RIP Dev Sa'ab.
Rajat Kapoor: Bye Dev Sa'ab... loved your films- loved your style..