Bollywood first family as Kapoors are known to have contributed to the 100 years of Hindustani cinema suffered severe blow when in the dawn,thy broke the dusk on to filmi celebrities as news of Rishi death zoomed in tinsel town Mumbai.
Mortal remains were consigned to flames in evening in Mumbai in presence of Kapoor clan present.Ranbir kapoor son performed last rites in limited attendees.
Randheer Kapoor, Saif Ali Khan, Kareen Kapoor Khan and Alia Bhatt Abhishek arrive at Chandanwadi crematorium at evening for last rites of #RishiKatpoor.
Delhi Police has issued movement pass to 5 people, including Riddhima Kapoor – the daughter of #RishiKapoor, to go to Mumbai: DCP (south)
Rishi Kapoor passed away at Mumbai’s HN Reliance Foundation Hospital today combating cancer.
An organised sum of action by Kapoor clan for eternal journey to the departed soul next gen doyen of bollywood film industries.
Rishi Kapoor’s last rites to be performed at Chandanwadi Crematorium in Kalbadevi, Mumbai. The actor was admitted to the Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital and passed away at 8:45 am. Information of the stalwart’s last rites has now been issued.
In the statement issued by his family, they requested the fans not to gather in public. “There are numerous restrictions around movement and gathering in public. We would like to request all his fans and well-wishers and friends of the family to please respect the laws that are in force. He would not have it any other way,” the statement reads.
Rishi Kapoor’s family s tatement,
Our dear Rishi Kapoor passed away peacefully at 8:45 am IST in hospital today after a two-year battle with leukaemia. The doctors and medical staff at the hospital said he kept them entertained to the last.
He remained jovial and determined to live to the fullest right through two years of treatment across two continents. Family, friends, food and films remained his focus and everyone who met him during this time was amazed at how he did not let his illness get the better of him.
He was grateful for the love of his fans that poured in from the world over. In his passing, they would all understand that he would like to be remembered with a smile and not with tears.