Bollywood stars bade a teary-eyed adieu to Om Puri at his funeral held at his residence Trishul 2 in Mumbai. A few celebrities who came to offer their condolences were Amitabh Bachchan, Shabana Azmi, Javed Akhtar, Abhishek Bachchan, Farhan Akhtar, Shashi Kapoor, Shekhar Suman and others.
The 66-year-old Om Puri passed away on 6 January 2017 after suffering a cardiac arrest. The news came as a great shock to everybody and they paid their last respects to the actor on various social media platforms. Salman Khan who is presently busy shooting for reality television show Bigg Boss 10 too paid his tribute to the veteran actor. Om Puri was working with Salman in his next film Tubelight.
Amitabh Bachchan and Om Puri have worked together in many films. In a series of pictures shared by him on Facebook, Big B wrote that Mr. Puri had paid him a visit on the sets of Sarkar 3 recently.
Shabana Azmi and Javed Akhtar have been very close to Om Puri. The actress had also mourned his death by tweeting that the star left Bollywood too early. As per media reports, his last rites were performed at the Oshiwara crematorium.