Yash Chopra funeral preocession photos, pics
It was reported on October 21, 2012 that veteran Hindi filmmaker Yash Chopra, who was was being treated for multiple-organ failure, died on October 20.
He was admitted to the Lilavati hospital just a week before for dengue fever. The funeral will take place on October 21 in Mumbai at 3 pm at Pawan Hans crematorium. Click here to see the funeral photos,
Fans and admirers got to pay their last respects, from 9 am to 12 noon, at the Yash Raj Studios, where his body was kept. Bollywood celebrities took to Twitter to pay their respect to the legendary filmmaker.
Yash Chopra had celebrated his 80th birthday on September 27, 2012. He directed his last movie "Jab Tak Hai Jaan" with Shahrukh Khan, Katrina Kaif and Anushka Sharma. The movie is due to release on November 13, 2012.
Yash Chopra in his five-decade long illustrious career had changed the face of romance in Hindi movies with his movies such as "Kabhie Kabhie", "Silsila", "Chandni", "Lamhe", "Dil to Pagal Hai" and "Veer-Zara" and action dramas such a "Trishul" and "Deewar" .
He produced many hits with with Amitabh Bachchan and Shahrukh Khan and helped them become most successful in their careers.