Producer Vikas Mohan who was a well known trade analyst passed away today at CritiCare Hospital, Mumbai. He reportedly suffered from a heart attack last evening.
He was in critical condition since the time he was in hospital. He passed away today morning due to heart attack," sources said.
On hearing about his death, senior and junior Bachchan announced that promotional events for their upcoming films TE3N and Housefull 3, respectively were cancelled.
T 2273 - Had a press meet this morning for TE3N PR ; feel it inappropriate, unethical to hold meet in view of Vikas Mohan passing !— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) May 31, 2016
The Housefull team was scheduled to travel to Indore today for promotions. Out of respect for Vikasji we have cancelled our trip.— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) May 31, 2016
Many personalities from the Bollywood industry (to name a few) mourned the death of Vikas Mohan, took to social media and expressed their condolences.
T 2273 -Vikas Mohan, senior journalist owner of Trade magazine, eminent member of film association passes away. Our prayers and condolences.— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) May 31, 2016
RIP. Vikas Mohan. Old friend,always a pleasant smiling face. Condolences to the family.— Rishi Kapoor (@chintskap) May 31, 2016
Deeply saddened to know about the demise of Vikas Mohan ji. Apart from a veteran film trade analyst he was wonderful & helpful human being.— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPkher) May 31, 2016
My thoughts and prayers with my dear friend @amul_mohan and his entire family.— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) May 31, 2016
RIP Vikas Mohan...a truly respected and loved member of our fraternity...always helpful and supportive...thoughts and prayers to the family— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) May 31, 2016
Saddened to know about demise of film trade analyst Vikas Mohan ji A very extrovert person.Prayers & Strength 2 @amul_mohan Anshul & family.— Madhur Bhandarkar (@imbhandarkar) May 31, 2016
RIP Vikas Mohanji .Thank you for your love, kindness & generosity. You will be missed sir. @amul_mohan— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) May 31, 2016
#rip Vikas Mohanji.Respect for his analytical intelligence of film trade & contribution to our associations is invaluable.he will be missed— kunal kohli (@kunalkohli) May 31, 2016
One of the most dignified honest and respected journalist. RIP Mr. Vikas Mohan.— Hrithik Roshan (@iHrithik) May 31, 2016
Saddened by news of Vikas Mohanji's passing away. Always helpful and supportive. Prayers with the family. @amul_mohan— Hansal Mehta (@mehtahansal) May 31, 2016
You will be missed Vikas Mohan ji. Rip🙏Strength to @amul_mohan ,Anshul and family.— Bipasha Basu (@bipsluvurself) May 31, 2016
Vikas Mohan had produced Madhuri Dixit and Akshay Kumar starrer Aarzoo. He was a noted trade analyst who always spoke his mind and never gave into the pressures and affiliations within the industry.