The death of film maker Abis Rizvi in the terror attack at Turkey made Bollywood in distress. On New Year’s Eve at a night club in Turkey, a man dressed as Santa clause and entered into reina night club and started firing in all directions. Before he entered the club, he shot a police and a civilian at the entrance of the club.
Around 800 people were enjoying the New Year celebrations at Reina club. The accused entered the club around 1:25 am and started firing in all directions. He killed 40 people and injured almost 67 others. Rizvi went to Istanbul for a business work but unfortunately he has lost his life in the terror attack.
The external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted that two Indians have lost their lives in this terror attack. One is Real Estate tycoon and film maker Abis Rizvi and another one is fashion designer khushi shah. The family members of Rizvi and khushi shah were shocked after knowing the news. The parents of Rizvi wanted to go to Istanbul and Sushma Swaraj was helping to get visa for Rivi’s parents to Istanbul. Abis Rizvi recently produced Roar: Tigers of Sunderban
Many Bollywood stars conveyed their deepest condolences for Abis Rizvi.
Actress Raveena Tandon tweeted “Abis,We shall miss you, RIP my dearest friend”.
Director Madhur Bhandarkar tweeted “Shocked by the news of losing one of my dearest friends, Abis Rizvi, will miss you my friend. RIP.”
Javed Jaffery tweeted, “Devastated by the death of my close friend AbisRizvi in the dastardly terrorist attack.”
Pooja Bhatt tweeted, “Devastated to hear that our friend AbisRizvi was shot dead in the Turkey nightclub attack”.