The tinsel town remembered him as a ‘leader’ and an ‘inspiring gentleman’.  The Bollywood celebrities condoled Munde’s demise on Twitter.

Mahesh Bhatt: Tragic! Gopinath Munde, a fine human being and leader has 'passed away'. The nation mourns his loss (sic).

Asha Bhosle: Condolences to Gopinathji's family. Deeply saddened to hear this news. He was a good friend and well wisher.

Javed Akhtar: The sudden demise of Mr Munde has come as a shock to everyone. My condolence to the family and friends.

Subhash Ghai:
Personally Shocked n sad. Munde ji was an inspiring gentleman I knew. He would smile n share everyone's grief god bless his noble soul (sic).

Madhur Bhandarkar: Shocked to hear about Mundeji. Will miss his rare combination of admirable leadership skills with a down to earth yet vibrant personality (sic).

Ronnie Screwvala: Life has its own turns - and we do not always know whats around the bend - RIP Gopinath Munde (sic).

Pritish Nandy
: Sad. Gopinath Munde. Can't claim his friendship but he was a decent man. Readying to contest for Maharashtra's CM job (sic).

Manoj Bajpayee:
RIP Mr. Munde! Condolences to the family and friends!

Satish Kaushik
: Shocking death of dedicated popular BJP leader from Maharashtra.. May god rest his soul in peace. My heartfelt condolences to the family.

Riteish Deshmukh: I am shocked beyond words - Apart from being a big leader for me Mundeji was my father's closest friend - an unfathomable loss.

Rohit Roy: Omg... So sad to hear about Gopinath Munde's sudden demise May god bless his soul.

Kailash Kher:
Shocked to hear about sad Demise of Sensitive Human,Committed Leader Shri Gopinath Munde. Parmatma iss ghadi me parivar ko shakti de, prayers. (sic).

Aftab Shivdasani: RIP Gopinath Munde. May God give strength to the family to cope with this tragic loss. Prayers and condolences.

Arshad Warsi: BJP MP from Beed and Rural Development Minister, Shree Gopinath Munde expires...May his soul rest in peace.

(JPN/Agencies)

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