New Delhi: India’s most popular and loved cartoonist RK Laxman’s death on Monday evening of January 26 has left a massive void in many lives.
People of all ages recognised the common man in themselves through his eyes. After all, he touched many hearts with his symbolisation of ordinary people through the power of his mighty pen.
Bollywood too feels strongly towards the great loss that the country saw in Laxman's death.
Celebs paid there deepest condolences and remembered the legend. Take a look at what some of the B-Town celebs posted on Twitter:
The original Aam Aadmi of the nation! Goodbye, old friend. :( pic.twitter.com/8ouVXAaCvh
— VISHAL DADLANI (@VishalDadlani) January 26, 2015
— Anil Kapoor (@AnilKapoor) January 26, 2015
The Common Man leaves us behind on a day when we celebrate the power of the common man! You will remain in our hearts R.K.Laxman! Forever!!
— Prakash Jha (@prakashjha27) January 26, 2015
Heartbreaking to know the genius behind The Common Man, the legendary R K Laxman has passed away. This is truly the end of an era. RIP, Sir.
— Madhur Bhandarkar (@imbhandarkar) January 26, 2015
Rest in peace great man. You showed us so much in a way nobody else could. Goodbye R.K.Laxman...a most uncommon man! pic.twitter.com/ugiRudLBUG
— Siddharth (@Actor_Siddharth) January 26, 2015
The common man just lost its first citizen. RIP R.K Laxman.
— Farhan Akhtar (@FarOutAkhtar) January 26, 2015
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) January 26, 2015
RIP RK Laxman
— JAGAT JANANI (@AnushkaSharma) January 26, 2015
Aam aadmi is grieving today.his creator and voice departed forever .RIP R K LAXMAN
— Manoj Bajpayee (@BajpayeeManoj) January 27, 2015