Neeraj Vora, the actor-writer-director has given Bollywood a lot of memories. He made a mark in Bollywood with his work as a writer for Aamir Khan‘s film Rangeela. His directorial debut was Khiladi 420 in 2000.
The actor-director was in coma from the past 13 months after suffering from a massive heart-attack and brain stroke. He reportedly breathed his last at 4 am yesterday at Criti Care hospital in Andheri, Mumbai.
His funeral was held in Santacruz Crematorium.
He has acted in films like ‘Mann’, ‘Holi’, ‘Virasat’, ‘Rangeela’, his directorial ventures include films such as ‘Phir Hera Pheri’ and ‘Khiladi 420’.
Narendra Modi, Akshay Kumar and others took to the social media and gave condolences to Neeraj Vora.
Saddened by the demise of Neeraj Vora. An energetic and creative personality, he will be remembered for his films and warm nature. My thoughts are with his family and admirers in this sad hour.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) December 14, 2017
One of the main reasons behind my foray into comedy, saddened to hear about the demise of #NeerajVora a multi-talented man, writer, director, actor…a mini industry by himself, learnt so much from him. RIP
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) December 14, 2017
Shocked & saddened to hear of the demise of #Neerajvora ji! Had cast me for Golmaal 1 & directed me in the unreleased Run Bhola Run! RIP sir
— Tusshar (@TusshKapoor) December 14, 2017
#neerajvora one of India's finest humorist screenwriter is no more. he was a friend, relative and also the writer of my first KHDBB- R.I.P.
— rahul dholakia (@rahuldholakia) December 14, 2017