The super star of the Hindi film industry, Amitabh Bachchan has showed his sadness on the death of child artist Taruni Sachdev, who played his school friend in Paa, in Monday’s Nepal plane crash.
In addition, Amitabh Bachchan has posted on his blog saying, “Shocked and deeply grieved on learning of the tragic end of Taruni.”
Child artist Taruni Sachdev was among the 133 killed in Nepal plane crash. The plane crashed into hills while returning in to land at Jomsom in western Nepal/
The actor further posted on Twitter, “Just reading that Tarini Sachdev the girl child artist in Paa, has perished in Nepal plane crash… please God may this not be true.”
The child artist also know as Rasna girl as she appeared in the soft drink advertisement, she had done more than 50 ads with actors including Karisma Kapoor.
Taruni Sachdev played a role of friend of Auro in ‘Paa’ ! the actor posted on twitter, “I had hoped that the news last night was incorrect, but sadly it has been confirmed this morning. Jomsom, Nepal at almost 10,000 ft in the middle of some of the most picturesque mountain ranges of the Himalayas was where the unfortunate crash took place.”
The actor has also posted his memories of Jomsom.
He writes, “Jomsom, where the plane crash in Nepal took place is where we shot Khuda Gawah, a raw airfield and most difficult to land on,” posted Big B.
Amitabh Bachchan ended his blog by saying, “Taruni, a talented little child, who played much beyond her years, cute, confident and so immensely lovable. My prayers!”