Mumbai, Mar 18 (ANI): Bollywood celebrities including Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher, Hema Malini and Sanjay Dutt have expressed their grief over the demise of Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, describing him as dignified, simple in demeanour and an honest person. Taking to twitter, Bollywood star Big B wrote, "Manohar Parrikar, CM Goa, passes away..a gentlemen to the core, simple in demeanour and well respected ..spent few short moments with him ...very dignified ..fought his illness bravely ..prayers and condolences." Expressing grief, Kher, posted a picture with Parrikar and tweeted, "Deeply deeply saddened to know about the untimely demise of Shri Manohar Parikar ji. He was one of the most real, dignified, intelligent, warm, down to earth and honest person I had met. He had a great quality of inspiring people so effortlessly. Will miss him. Om Shanti."