With superhit and entertaining films like Baton Baton Mein, Chhoti Si Baat and Chitchor, filmmaker Basu Chatterjee made an unbelievable impact on millions. Today is a sad day for the entire film fraternity as the veteran has passed away. Filmmaker Sudhir Mishra wrote a heart felt message on his social media account saying, “ Everyday brings with it some bad news! You were part of my childhood Dada .Humane,gentle , witty !These days you are the main inspiration for a lot of young film makers . They are mimicking your films.N they lie when they say different films didn’t work in the past .Yours did !”.
Indian Film & TV Directors’ Association president Ashoke Pandit too shared in his social media account. informing of the unfortunate news he wrote, “ am extremely grieved to inform you all of the demise of Legendary Filmmaker #BasuChatterjee ji. His last rites will be performed today at Santacruz crematorium at 2 pm. It’s a great loss to the industry. Will miss you Sir. #RIPBasuChaterjee.” The legendary filmmaker died due to age related issues.