Bollywood mourns Kobe Bryant’s death


Bollywood woke up to the shocking news of celebrated international basketball player Kobe Bryant’s passing in a helicopter crash. He also lost his 13 year old daughter Gianna in the tragic accident along with several others. B-Town celebs paid homage to the professional NBA icon. “Kobe Bryant was my first real introduction to the NBA. He ignited my love for the sport, competition and striving for excellence. He inspired an entire generation,” wrote Priyanka Chopra on Instagram while attending the Grammys ceremony. Akshay Kumar shared on Twitter, “I’m speechless. The world has lost a legendary athlete. RIP, the #BlackMamba of basketball, Kobe Bryant, and his daughter, Gianna.” Ranveer Singh also condoled his death whereas Rishi Kapoor on the other hand shared Ranbir Kapoor’s picture with Kobe Bryant.