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Gulshan Rai dead

October 11, 2004 22:55 IST

Noted film-maker Gulshan Rai diedon Mondayafter a prolonged illness, family sources said. He was 80. Rai is survived by a son and a daughter.

Prime Minister Manmohan Singhpaid tribute to noted filmmaker, saying he had displayed a rare sensitivity towards the social issues of the day. "The wholesome entertainment provided by his films inspired a whole of generation of youth," Singh said in a condolence message.

Information and Broadcasting Minister S Jaipal Reddy said Rai had exhibited the concern for social issues.

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