Raj Kapoor’s wife Krishna Raj Kapoor passes away. Krishna Kapoor, the wife of the legendary Bollywood actor Raj Kapoor, passed away on Monday. After suffering a cardiac arrest, reported The Indian Express, She was 87.

Raj Kapoor’s wife Krishna Raj Kapoor passes away
Krishna Raj Kapoor. Photo: Twitter

Raj Kapoor’s wife Krishna Raj Kapoor passes away

Krishna, who married Raj Kapoor in May 1946. Krishna sons Randhir Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor, Rajiv Kapoor, and daughters Ritu Nanda and Rima Kapoor-Jain. Her eldest son and veteran actor Randhir Kapoor confirmed the news and said, “My mother passed away at about 5am today due to cardiac arrest, old age was another factor. We are deeply saddened by her demise,” he said.
Randhir said that the last rites will be performed at Chembur crematorium.

Several took to social media to express grief and extend condolences on her death.
Actor Soha Ali Khan recounted few, but memorable moments of interaction with the Kapoor matriarch, who was always elegantly dressed.

Aamir Khan took to Twitter to express condolences and wrote, “If Raj Kapoor was an institution in film making, Krishnaji was an institution in living life. A very sad loss to all of us.”

Bollywood veteran Raveena Tandon expressed condolences to the entire Kapoor family as “an era passes away” with Krishna Raj Kapoor’s demise.


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