Saif Ali Khan visited Ajay Devgn to condole the demise of his father and action choreographer Veeru Devgan at his residence in Juhu, Mumbai. All pictures/Yogen Shah
The legendary stunt and action choreographer Veeru Devgan passed away on May 27, 2019. The funeral took place at Vile Parle crematorium, Mumbai. Amitabh Bachchan, among others, came in to offer their last respects to the family.
According to sources, Veeru Devgan was suffering from breathing problems after which he was immediately admitted to Surya Hospital, Santacruz. However, his condition got critical and resulted in cardiac arrest. Ajay Devgn shoulders the mortal remains of father Veeru Devgan during the funeral procession.
Veeru Devgan, who hailed from Amritsar, ran away from home to try his luck in films. He initially wanted to become an actor but became a stuntman and later an action choreographer, the veteran stunt director had recalled in several interviews.
In picture: Saif Ali Khan and Ajay Devgn's residence Juhu.
Bhushan Kumar also visited Ajay Devgn's residence to condole on Veeru Devgan's demise. Veeru Devgan had choreographed fight and action scenes in many iconic films. His filmography includes films like Inkaar (1977), Mr Natwarlal (1979), Kranti (1981), Himmatwala (1983), Shahenshah (1988), Tridev (1989), and many more.
Veeru Devgan launched son Ajay in Phool Aur Kaante (1991). If Ajay Devgn is remembered for the iconic entry scene, the superstar has his father to thank for. Veeru also tried his hand at direction with Hindustan Ki Kasam.
In picture: Bhushan Kumar at Ajay Devgn's residence in Juhu.
Saif Ali Khan and Bhushan Kumar pay a visit at Ajay Devgn's residence to offer condolences on Veeru Devgan's sad demise. We have pictures
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