Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor died at the Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital in Mumbai on Thursday morning. The 67-year-old actor was diagnosed with cancer in 2018 but returned to India a year later after he was announced ‘free of cancer‘.

The news of Rishi’s tragic demise has shocked and saddened the film fraternity.


Amitabh Bachchan, who worked with him in films such as Amar Akbar Anthony, Kabhie Kabhie and most recently, 102 Not Out, tweeted,
“He’s GONE ! .. RISHI KAPOOR passed away…..I am destroyed !”


Akshay Kumar remembered the ‘legend’ and wrote on Twitter,

Taapsee Pannu, who worked with Rishi in her Bollywood debut film Chashme Baddoor and Mulk, said that she could not put her emotions into words. she tweeted.

Priyanka Chopra shared a picture with Rishi and his wife Neetu Kapoor, taken while he was undergoing cancer treatment in New York. she wrote.

Lyricist Prasoon Joshi wrote,

Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar called Rishi ‘one of his most favorite actors’ and wrote,

Genelia D’Souza offered condolences to the family. she wrote.


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