Mohanlal, Rashmika Mandanna, Aditi Rao Hydari, Pooja Hegde, Shruti Haasan, Kamal Haasan and many celebrities took to Twitter to express grief over a huge loss of Legendary actor and playwright Girish Karnad.

Legendary actor and playwright Girish Karnad passed away at his residence in Bengaluru on Monday morning and celebrities have been pouring in last respect on social media. The legendary actor passed away due to multi-organ failure. Mohanlal, Rashmika Mandanna, Aditi Rao Hydari, Pooja Hegde, Shruti Haasan, Kamal Haasan and many celebrities took to Twitter to express grief. Malayalam superstar Mohanlal shared a photo of Girish Karnad and wrote, “A big loss to the film fraternity, Girish Karnad, you will always be remembered. #girishkarnad.”

Pooja Hegde, who was last seen on the big screen in Maharshi opposite Mahesh Babu also expressed her grief over the huge loss. The actress tweeted, “My heart aches.What a wonderful man. Had the pleasure of working with him in my first film ever and for that I am grateful. What a loss #RIPGirishKarnad.” Madhavan who has worked with veteran actor shared an emotional message. He wrote, “RIP Girish Karnard ji. It was my honor to meet and work with you. I will always remember you kindness and gentle advise. You will be so missed.”