Samir Bangara, former UTV Disney official and managing director of production company Qyuki Digital Media died in a road accident on June 14, Sunday. He was credited for introducing many known names in Bollywood and making careers of people in the industry.Also Read - Indian Idol: Anu Malik Furiously Slaps Himself Leaving Neha Kakkar, Vishal Dadlani In Shock | WATCH
As the news of his death got circulated, several Bollywood celebrities took to social media to mourn Bangara’s demise. Actors Kubbra Sait and singer Armaan Malik among other celebs expressed shock over the news and offered condolences to the businessman’s family. Filmmaker Guneet Monga wrote on Twitter, “You have been a mentor/friend/businessguide and the biggest cheerleader … You believed in me like no one else in this world. What happens to our afternoon catch up call today. Can’t believe this. Please come back.” (sic) Also Read - Indian Idol 12: Vishal Dadlani Confirms ‘Not Returning’ to Singing Show- Here’s Why?
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Bandra had reportedly teamed up with filmmaker Shekhar Kapur and music director AR Rahman to launch his content production company. May his soul rest in peace!