Mumbai: Filmmaker Anil Devgan, brother of actor Ajay Devgan, has passed away.
Confirming the news, Ajay tweeted on Tuesday: “I lost my brother Anil Devgan last night. His untimely demise has left our family heartbroken. ADFF and I will miss his presence dearly. Pray for his soul.”
Ajay mentioned that his family will not hold a prayer meet. “Due to the pandemic, we will not have a personal prayer meet,” he stated.
Anil Devgan started out as an assistant to director Raj Kanwar in films such as “Jeet” (1996)”, “Jaan” (1996) and “Itihaas”. He also assisted Anees Bazmee in the 1998 rom-com hit “Pyar To Hona Hi Tha” (1998) and Ajay Devgn’s father Veeru Devgn in “Hindustan Ki Kasam” (1999).