Sushmita Sen, Riteish Deshmukh and other Bollywood celebs mourn the demise of Queen Elizabeth II, the longest serving monarch of UK – Times of India

Queen Elizabeth II, the longest-serving monarch of the UK, died on Thursday, aged 96. “The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon. The King and The Queen Consort will remain at Balmoral this evening and will return to London tomorrow,” the Royal Family said in a statement.

Soon, netizens took to their respective social media handles to mourn the demise of the British monarch. Bollywood stars were no different, celebs like Sushmita Sen, Geeta Basra, Riteish Deshmukh and others called it an ‘end of an era’.

Sush tweeted, ‘What an incredible & truly celebrated life!!! She loved colors & lived every shade of it, in a single lifetimeā€¦The very embodiment of QUEEN!!! Rest in peace Queen Elizabeth ll šŸ™#BritainsLongestReigningMonarch #GodSpeed #DuggaDugga.”

Geeta wrote, “A very sad day.. it really is an end of an era.. what a life and what a woman.. thank you your Majesty for leading the country with upmost integrity and were the epitome of a woman with substance.. #RIPQueenElizabeth šŸ’”šŸ™”

Riteish wrote, “End of an era!! Through the toughest times she never let got of her dignity. Today is indeed a sad day, condolences to the family and the people of UK. #QueenElizabethII.”

Mimi Chakraborty posted, “She leaves the living world at the of 96 today in Buckingham palace #QueenElizabeth #Reatinpeace.”

Here’s what other celebs posted:

Also, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday condoled the death of Queen Elizabeth II as he hailed her “inspiring leadership”.Taking to Twitter, the Prime Minister recalled his memorable meetings with the Queen during his UK visits in 2015 and 2018.

“I will never forget her warmth and kindness. During one of the meetings, she showed me the handkerchief Mahatma Gandhi gifted her on her wedding. I will always cherish that gesture,” PM Modi tweeted.

“She provided inspiring leadership to her nation and people. She personified dignity and decency in public life. Pained by her demise. My thoughts are with her family and people of the UK in this sad hour,” he said in a subsequent tweet.

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