Jai Prakash Chouksey Died: Renowned film critic Jai Prakash Chouksey has passed away. He breathed his last in Indore. Last week, he wrote the final instalment of his popular column ‘Parde Ke Peechey’. He was running very ill for some time.
Film critic Jai Prakash Chouksey is no more.
Jai Prakash Chouksey was 83 years old. He breathed his last on Wednesday morning around 8.15 am. The headline of Jai Prakash Chouksey’s previous article was something like this- Dear readers… This is a farewell, not a goodbye, I can face the lightning of thought again, but the possibilities are zero’. The passing of Jai Prakash Chouksey deeply saddens his fans. Tributes are being paid to Jai Prakash Chouksey on social media.
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has also expressed grief over his death.
अद्भुत लेखन प्रतिभा के धनी, हिंदी फिल्म जगत पर लगभग तीन दशक तक लिखने वाले वरिष्ठ पत्रकार जयप्रकाश चौकसे जी के निधन की खबर दुखद है।
ईश्वर से दिवंगत आत्मा की शांति हेतु प्रार्थना करते हुए विनम्र श्रद्धांजलि अर्पित करता हूं। अपनी रचनाओं से आप सदैव हमारे बीच बने रहेंगे।
।।ॐ शांति।। pic.twitter.com/XkBrs9NHNE
— Shivraj Singh Chouhan (@ChouhanShivraj) March 2, 2022
The funeral will be held today.
According to the information, his last rites will be performed at 5 pm. Jai Prakash Chokse’s younger son Aditya lives in Mumbai. For now, they are being awaited. Jai Prakash Chouksey had very close relations with the Kapoor family and Salim Khan’s family.
Jai Prakash Chouksey was a big name in film journalism
Jai Prakash Chouksey was born on 1 September 1939 in Burhanpur, Madhya Pradesh. He did his matriculation from Burhanpur. Jai Prakash Chouksey was a big name in film journalism. The articles written by him were widely read. His views on the issues related to the film world or the film reviews were considered of great importance.