Coming across as an extremely heartbreaking piece of news, actor Dia Mirza lost her niece, Taniya Kakde. The details of the death of the young lady weren't revealed but Mirza went on to post a heartbreaking note, sharing an emotional message which acted an an eulogy.
Her post read, "My niece. My child. My jaan. Gone into the light. May you find peace and love wherever you are my darling... you always brought a smile to our hearts and the higher realms will be filled with more light with you dancing, smiling and singing. Om Shanti." She added a yellow heart emoticon, a tiger one and a folded hands emoji.
Many of Mirza's industry friends expressed grief. Jewellery designer Farah Khan Ali, Sussanne Khan's sister, wrote: "May she be the brightest star in the sky."Actor Gaurav Kapur commented: "So sorry to hear this. Deepest condolences." Gul Panag, too, wrote, "Deepest condolences." Bhavana Panday, Gauahar Khan and Rahul Dev shared folded hands and heartbreak emojis. YouTuber and actor Prajakta Koli wrote, "I am so sorry. Praying for peace and strength for your family. "-
Tanya Kakde was 21 years old and the daughter of Congress leader, Feroz Khan. According to The Times of India, Tanya died in a car accident on NH 44. She was travelling with two of her friends from Hyderabad's Rajiv Gandhi International airport to the city. Her friend Mirza Ali was driving the car."The sunroof of the car was open. When the vehicle overturned, Tanya suffered a severe head injury. She also sustained a severe injury in her right hand. Tanya was rushed to Osmania General Hospital for treatment, but she was declared brought dead by doctors," RGI airport inspector R Srivinas told Times of India.