Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui mourned the death of senior actor Om Puri who died of massive heart attack on Friday. Nawaz said on social media that Mr Puri was about to work with him in his next movie ‘Manto’.

Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui

The actor tweeted, “The Best Actor in World, An inspiration 2 me & many, he was suppose 2 work with me in Manto.Deeply saddened by da news, RIP #OmPuri Saab.”

Filmmaker Nadita Das, who will be directing the film ‘Manto’, also condoled the demise of Om Puri by tweeting, “Om ji, you will be greatly missed. You had somewhat given up on life and just when I thought you were climbing…”