In a shocking development to actor Ajay Devgn, his father Veeru Devgn passed away this morning. The news was broke first by trade analysts Taran Adarsh, who wrote, “Veeru Devgan passed away this morning [27 May 2019]… Father of Ajay Devgn… Veeru ji was an accomplished action director… Also directed #HindustanKiKasam, starring son Ajay with Amitabh Bachchan… Funeral will be held today at 6 pm… Heartfelt condolences to Devgn family (sic).”
Veeru Devgn an accomplished an action director was admitted to Surya hospital today at Santacruz. Later the veteran director suffered a cardiac arrest and breathed his last. The stunt director has worked in over 80 Hindi films, from Shahenshah to Khoon Bhari Maang. In 1999, Devgn even directed a film, Hindustan Ki Kasam starring son Ajay and Amitabh Bachchan. The late artiste is survived by wife Veena Devgn, two sons – Ajay and Anil Devgn and two daughters – Kavita and Neelam Devgn.