A veteran Indian actor, director and producer known for his work in cinema of Hindi and who is the son of rajkapoor, Rishi kapoor dies today morning. He was hospitalized in HN reliance hospital, Mumbai. A legendary actor for decades in Hindi film industry, many hit films, known for his talents and versatility has passed away today morning. He was battling with cancer illness. He was at treatment for past one year at different countries.
Very unfortunate to tell that he was in hospital for last 2 weeks. He was undergoing for treatment in US for a year and came to India in September of last year. Rishi kapoor used to be very active on social media. He was in ICU for a week but his condition was worsened. Today morning he passed away.
Tweets of Amitabh bachchan:
He’s gone! Rishi kapoor gone Just passed away Iam destroyed
Rishi kapoor got many national film awards and film fare awards. He was also honored by Russian government for contribution to cinema. He also got lifetime achievement award and zee cine awards.
Rishi kapoor was a powerful soul, someone who fought till the end and always gave encouragement to everyone who is very close to him. After knowing of this rare cancer, he took life soon after as it came and he fought the many battles that came with it. He is considered as the youth icon for emotional and love and romantic films where as Amitabh doing roles of angry young man in Bollywood. He has done a 92 films a romantic role. May his soul rest in peace.