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Fans pay their respects to Zohra Sehgal on Twitter and Facebook

Thursday, 10 July 2014 - 10:01pm IST | Place: Mumbai | Agency: DNA Webdesk

Today, India lost one of its most prolific and legendary actresses Zohra Sehgal. She died at around 4:30pm in Delhi, at the age of 102. Her daughter Kiran confirmed that she died of a cardiac arrest and was unwell for the last few days.

The news broke after historian Irfan Habib tweeted:

He continued to tweet fond memories of the Indian performer.

What followed was an overflow of sympathies and best wishes to the family from all of Sehgal's beloved fans. Many expressed their shock at the actress' passing, while others simply acknowledged her vibrant and illustrious career which spanned decades.

 

RIP Zohra Seghal, you will never be forgotten.

Mujhse Pehli Si Mohabbat by Faiz, Recited by Zohra Segal from Anant Raina on Vimeo.


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