Prime Minister calls Shiv Sena leader Shri Udhav Thackeray to offer condolences upon the loss of his father and leader of Shiv Sena.
Narendra Modi @narendramodi
Full of life, Balasaheb Thackeray was an epitome of courage & valour. I am grieved to hear about his demise. May his soul rest in peace.
My condolences to his family. May God rest his soul in peace: Sachin Tendulkar on Bal Thackeray's death
Amitabh Bachchan @SrBachchan
And just a couple of hours back, as I stand next to his still, peaceful, saffron draped body, it is difficult to imagine that he has left us!
Sushma Swaraj @SushmaSwarajbjp
I am terribly pained to hear that the Lion is dead.
anand mahindra @anandmahindra
Bal Thackeray was both revered&feared but never ignored.Maharashtra was his pride&passion.Citizens of this state will miss their champion
The Indian Express @IndianExpress
Balasaheb Thackeray fought like a warrior but in the end we lost him.It is an end of an era, says Narendra Modi
Rajdeep Sardesai @sardesairajdeep
Tiger, Godfather, Mumbai icon, hero for many, villain for others. # Balasaheb Thackeray RIP.
Anupam Kher @AnupamPkher
BalaSaheb was one of the very few leaders in today's times for whom Country came first. He did't play games to be popular. Spoke straight.
Mahesh Bhatt @MaheshNBhatt
Memories of my childhood days of growing up in Shivaji Park invade me. The story of Mumbai is incomplete without Balasaheb Thackeray.
Abhijit Majumder @abhijitmajumder
Bal Thackeray's death was announced by Jaleel Parkar, his trusted doctor and friend of many years
KamaaI R Khan - KRK @KamaalkhanKRK
RIP Bal Thackeray ji. Shivsena Hero no more.
Aditya Raj Kaul @AdityaRajKaul
Thousands of Kashmiri Pandits are well-educated today due to the efforts of Bal Thackeray who provided them help in Maharashtra. #fact
Shobhaa De @DeShobhaa
Maharashtra's mighty Tiger roars no more. RIP,Balasaheb Thackeray...
Ranganathan Madhavan @ActorMadhavan
Rip BalaSaheb Bal Thackeray.The mighty Tiger bids farewell.
Neha Dhupia @Neha_Dhupia
RIP BALASAHEB ... Prayers and strength for the family.
Vivek Oberoi @vivek_oberoi
RIP Balasaheb---The Roaring Tiger of Maharashtra! Our prayers are with the Thackeray family and the millions of followers!
Ira Trivedi @iratrivedi
Both #Balthackrey and #pontychadha dead today. sad day or happy day? Tough call.
Muhammad Zulqarnain @mzzulfi
RIP Balasaheb Bal Thackrey!!! The Man who changed Maharashtra politics for ever is no more!