Actor and retired army officer Bikramjeet Kanwarpal who was popularly known for his roles in Anil Kapoor’s series 24 and web-series Special OPS passed away due to COVID-19 complications. Deeply saddened by his demise ace filmmaker Vikram Bhatt took to social media and expressed grief over the passing away of the actor.
He wrote, “Major Bikramjeet Kanwarpal passes away. Taken from us by the cruel pandemic. I have done a lot of films with him and this doesn’t get closer home. The days are turning into one long obituary and yet each life that we lose cannot be just a number. We cannot allow it to become a number. Each a special friend. May his soul rest in peace. #covid #covid19 #covidindia”.
Popular actor Manoj Bajpayee also took to twitter and paid condolence to the late actor. Expressing his grief Manoj wrote, “Oh my god!!! What a sad news!!! We knew each other for 14 yrs since the making of 1971! REST IN PEACE MAJOR!!! So Shocking!!!” Filmmaker Mukesh Chhabra also paid his tribute to the late actor. Neil Nitin Mukesh, who once worked with him in the film Bypass Road, wrote a heartfelt note which read, “Extremely sad news. I’ve known Major Bikramjeet for so many years. He and I have worked on so many films together. The last being Bypass Road. Such a fantastic, encouraging and energetic human being he was and will always be remembered as. #RIP My dear friend will miss you.”
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May his soul rest in peace!