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Web Desk
June 19, 2021

Shah Rukh Khan pays his respects to late athlete Milkha Singh

Web Desk
Sat, Jun 19, 2021
Shah Rukh Khan pays his respects to late athlete Milkha Singh
Shah Rukh Khan pays his respects to late athlete Milkha Singh

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan is paying a special tribute to India's legendary athlete, Milkha Singh.

After the iconic athlete passed away on Friday, the 55-year-old actor took to his Twitter and penned an emotional tribute for the nation's star performer.

"The Flying Sikh may no longer be with us in person but his presence will always be felt and his legacy will remain unmatched... An inspiration to me... an inspiration to millions. Rest in Peace Milkha Singh sir," tweeted SRK.

Milkha Singh passed away at the age of 91. His demise was announced in a statement by his family.

"It is with extreme sadness that we would like to inform you that Milkha Singh Ji passed away at 11.30 pm on the 18th of June 2021," read the statement.