Bollywood’s actor, director and writer Neeraj Vora passed away in the early wee hours today after battling coma for over a year. Neeraj was who was 54, acted in films like ‘Company’, ‘Pukar’, ‘Rangeela’, ‘Satya’, ‘Baadshah’ and ‘Mann’. He penned down ‘Hera Pheri’ and directed ‘Phir Hera Pheri’ and ‘Chachi 420’. The entire film industry mourned the demise of talented actor- director Neeraj Vora .
Filmmaker Ashoke Pandit wrote on social media Vora was on ventilator from the last few days and expired due to multi organ failure.
He tweeted, “Sad to know that one the finest Actor,Writer,Director,Producer & a dear friend Neeraj Vora passed away early morning at #Criticare Hospital. Juhu. The Creamation will be held at 3 pm at SantaCruz West #Mumbai. Opp Police station.#RIP,” .
“Writer,Director,Actor,Producer Neeraj Vora was on ventilator from last 4 days & expired due to multi organ failure. The Creamation will be held today at 3 pm today at the Santa Cruz west. Cremation Ground,” he added.
Akshay Kumar took to Twitter where he wrote, “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”
Paresh Rawal wrote Neeraj Vora – The writer n director of Phir Hera Pheri n many hit films is no more …Aum Shanti . Madhur Bhandarkar also tweeted ,” Sad to hear about the demise of writer & filmmaker #NeerajVora He will always be remembered as a very warm, humorous and multi talented person. #OmShanti
Entire film industry is in shock for the demise of Neeraj Vora. Our heartfelt condolence with the Vora Family. May his soul Rest In Peace.