As the news came in of Yash Chopra sad demise, the social networking websites Twitter and Facebook flooded with tweets and posts about his demise.He passed away in Mumbai’s Lilavati Hospital, on Sunday at around 5.30 pm.
Yash Chopra’s body has been taken to their Juhu house; SRK & family have accompanied the Chopras.
The following are tweets about Yashji:
RIP Yash Chopra ji. Wish Digvijay Singh had got that Dengue. God is cruel.
RIP Yash Chopra. King of Romance has passed. A great loss. What an amazing man. May he live on forever through his films. God bless.
All I ever really knew of Hindi films began with Yash uncles brand of cinema. RIP Yash Chopra ji. Will miss you terribly.
RIP Yash Chopra. Romance itself shall grieve. & the tulips wilt & the Alps bow in shame at this loss. God bless his beautiful soul.
Yash Ji the legend of romantic cinema passes away..an era comes to an end..you will be sorely missed.. RIP
Yashji is no more am still in shock hearing this news..its the end of an ERA…Romance will never be the same again…black day for the industry
With Yash Chopra ends the age of innocence and lyricism of Hindi Cinema. Now is the age of angst
Yash Chopra will forever be remembered for love stories. But he did SO much more. Experimented with unconventional themes back in the day.
RIP yashji:his passing away is the biggest loss to indian cinema
RIP Yash Chopra ji
RIP Yash Chopra saab. Sad time for the entire film industry. May his family find the strength to face this difficult time. RIP.
Still shocked. RIP Yash Chopra. Guys, let make #JabTakHaiJaan to a all-time-blockbuster!
With Dev Sahab, Shammi Kapoor, Jagjit Singh up there, they needed someone to direct that blockbuster in making. RIP Yash Chopra
Today I understand the phrase ‘The end of an era’. RIP Yash uncle.
Yashji knew my late father well. Just a few wks ago he was sharing beautiful memories about my dad with me..Now I’m sharing memories of him☹
T 906 – Yash Chopra passes away .. Just now a hour ago ..
Just as I was getting over the grief of my daughter, my brother Yash Chopra Bhaisaab has left me. Sad year.
#Yash chopra-Human relations will never be the same on indian screen..the way he potrayed,nobody did ,nobody could..suppose nobody ever will
One of the happiest moments of my life was when my first film began with ‘Yash Chopra presents’ I will always cherish my moments with Yashji
2012 seems like the end of the legends. Dev saab, shammi ji, mehdi hasan, jagjit singh, rajesh khanna, ashok mehta and now yash chopra
The heavens will finally be a place to romance in…#YashChopra
The film maker of all times ..shri Yash chopra passes away ..another legend is no more ..a very big loss to creativity ..god bless his soul
Shocked to hear mr Yash chopra is no more. May his soul rest in peace.
We lost the iconic,inspiring n always smiling Yash Chopra today.Saddened and shocked by this news.He will be missed forever.RIP Yash Uncle.
I’m in shock and numb, can’t believe the news, the man who immortalised love, Mr. Yash Chopra is no more. May his soul…
Yashraj was so named because it was launched by Yash Chopra and Rajesh Khanna. Now they’re both gone so close to each other.
Mr. Yash Chopra..a legend of love and love stories passes away 🙁 my condolences to all his loved ones. Deeply saddened. Rest in Peace Sir..
I am in shock. Yash Chopra jee passed away ? What a man. What a loss 🙁 can never forget his warmth, encouragement and humility.
Heartbreaking news Yash Chopra passes away!
The man who taught the country how to fall in love -passes away – you will always be with us thru ur work- King of Romance- RIP YASHJI
Landed in Mumbai to shocking news. RIP Yashji, the saddest day in the industry.
Blessed be his soul who had incessantly blessed us with eternal emotions. RIP Yashji. Will miss your affection, warmth and support forever
Deeply saddened…a stalwart film maker…champion of causes for the industry…kind heart…great soul…RIP Yashji
RIP Yashji… Hindi cinema gave me meaning thru ur golden Classics… Thank you for all d beautiful cinematic moments u have given the world
RIP yashji thankyou for the magic
No words ….. Just RESPECT …. A legend in the true sense .. RIP yash ji ..
I’m in a state of shock! I was with Yash ji just last week during the screening of SOTY, just can’t make myself believe that he’s gone!!!
Mere bhai mere mitra ,cine jagat ke mahan director aur film maker yashji aaj humare bich nahi rahe. Film jagat (cont) http://tl.gd/jnmf5a
Yash ji was my anchor, my quiet strength & my father figure in Mumbai. Never realised when our relationship shifted from films to Family.
Deeply saddened by the news of yashji passing away. The man was a legend. We have lost a very dear and humble person today. May his soul RIP