Veteran actor and Shabana Azmi’s mother Shaukat died on Friday at the age of 93, of a cardiac arrest on Friday evening.
The actress was well known for character in Umrao Jaan.
Shekar Kapoor shared a tweet “Shaukat Azmi. Not just an amazing and loving mother to Shabana and Baba, but to almost everyone that visited her home. She was an Institution in her own right. Brilliant actor. Shaukat Appa will be missed by all.”
Raj babbar shared a tweet about this ” Saddened by demise of #ShaukatAzmi ji. Together with #KaifiSaab, she was an inspiration for those in art & creativity. Did #UmraoJaan with her in which she was brilliant. May God give strength to the family”
Kirron kher Said ” Just heard about Shaukat Aapa. She was a wonderful person. Full of life, with a deep appreciation of the beauty around her. Whether it was poetry, music, or textiles. And unabashed in her praise. But she lived such a full , rich and complete life. May she RIP, dear.
Urmila matondkar shared a heart felt note ” RIP #shaukatazmi
a life so very well lived and loved. Consider myself lucky to have spent some precious time with her. My deepest condolences to the family”
Amjad Ali khan said ” Very sad to know about the passing away of Veteran actor Shaukat Azmi. May her soul rest in peace