Former President APJ Abdul Kalam passed away on 27 July in Shillong. The 'Missile' Man inspired everyone with his teachings till his death.
Reportedly, he had a massive heart attack while giving a lecture at the Indian Institute of Management, Shillong.
India is mourning the loss of a great soul, and several celebrities have paid homage on the social media.
So sad to hear about the Gurdaspur terror attack & now the news of Dr. Kalam's demise. May Allah bring peace upon all.
— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) July 27, 2015
So sad to know about d passing away of Dr. Abdul Kalam. It is a loss not only for India but for d entire world. Such greatness is a rarity.
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPkher) July 27, 2015
I was one of the lucky ones to receive my PadamaShri from Dr. Kalam. He made it extra special for me. He will always remain my inspiration. — Anupam Kher (@AnupamPkher) July 27, 2015
From Shah Rukh Khan to Chiranjeevi, these stars were honoured by the Missile Man of India.
Check out the slideshow to see late APJ Abdul Kalam with stars.