Actress Dia Mirza shared an emotional post informing about the passing of her ‘niece’ Tanya Kakade. Congress leader Firoz Khan’s daughter Tanya died in a car accident.
In the post, Dia wrote, ‘My niece. My child My love. went into the light. Wherever you are my dear, may you find peace and love… you always bring a smile to our hearts and the high folk will be filled with more light with your dancing, smiling and singing. peace.”
According to Siasat Daily, Tanya was on her way back from Hyderabad’s Rajiv Gandhi International Airport with four other friends when the accident happened. The incident took place on NH 44 and the onlookers and patrol teams immediately rushed to help. However, Tanya died on the way to the hospital. His body was taken to Osmania Hospital and his parents were informed.
Tanya had earlier told in an interview to U&I magazine how she looked up to Diya for inspiration for her work. She said, “I grew up watching and learning from all the strong women in my life – my mother, my maternal grandmother, my amma, Deepa Dadi and my maternal aunt, Dia Mirza.”