Legendary athlete Milkha Singh is no more with us. He breathed his last on Friday (June 18) due to COVID 19 complications in Chandigarh. Needless to say, Milkha Singh’s demise came as a massive shock for the entire nation and everyone has been mourning the demise of the Flying Sikh. Not just commoners, but several celebs and sports personalities have also been paying heartfelt condolences to the legendary athlete on social media. Joining them, Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli have also mourned his demise.
Taking to her Instagram story, the Ae Dil Hai Mushkil actress shared a throwback picture of Milkha Singh from the grounds. In the caption, she wrote how the Flying Sikh’s legacy will live on. Anushka wrote, “Your legacy will live on and inspire! RIP #MilkhaSingh ji” along with folded hands emoticon. On the other hand, Virat shared also shared a throwback pic of himself with Milkha Singh and mention that the legendary athlete will never be forgotten. He tweeted, “A legacy that inspired a whole nation to aim for excellence. To never give up and chase your dreams. Rest in Peace #MilkhaSingh ji. You will never be forgotten.”
Take a look at Virat Kohli’s tweet for Milkha Singh:
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) June 19, 2021