The death of Pran, the legendary actor who gave six decades of his life to Indian cinema, brings a stupendous era to an end. He was a versatile actor who played every role with panache. As a villain, he was hated to the extreme and as a benign character loved by all.

Barkha Tamrakar,

Raipur,

Pran’s strong point was his intense screen presence. The Dadasaheb Phalke for Pran came late in the day. By then, he had already made a permanent place for himself in people’s hearts.

Ganapathi Bhat,

Akola

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