News|June 6, 2012 12:03 pm

Rajkumar Hirani’s father Suresh Hirani passed away

Suresh Hirani, father of Bollywood director RajKumar Hirani passed away day before yesterday after prolonged illness. The last ritual of Suresh Hirani was conducted yesterday in Mumbai.

Many Bollywood celebs including Amir Khan, Vidhu Vinod Chopra, Sharman Joshi, Raageshwari Loomba, Abhinav Kashyap and Shantanu Moitra attended the funeral of Suresh Hirani.

RajKumar Hirani has directed hit movies like Munnabhai MBBS, Lage Raho Munnabhai, 3 idiots and all these movies were highly inspired by his father.

“Raju Hirani’s father passed away this morning. He was a great inspiration to Raju and also to all of us!” Boman Hirani tweeted.

Suresh Hirani has written dialogues for Rajesh Mapuskar’s film. Our deepest condolence is with Hirani and his family!