The wife of legendary actor, Raj Kapoor, died at the age of 87 on Monday. The cardiac arrest was the reason behind the demise of the matriarch of Kapoor’s family.
She became the lady of Mr. Raj Kapoor in 1946 after tying a knot at the age of 16. Later she
gave birth to three sons and two daughters (Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor, Rajiv Kapoor, Ritu
Nanda, and Reema Kapoor). The mother of five supported her husband throughout his life and
made him survived a number of controversies. The couple shared a strong bond and raised their
She was a charming lady, who was seen most of the times wearing georgette sarees and had a
graceful appearance in red lipstick. She purely defined elegance.
Randhir Kapoor, her eldest son announced the news on Monday Morning. The famous
Bollywood personalities showed up at Pali Hill Bungalow of Kapoor’s to pay tribute to the
grandmother of Kapoor sisters.
Randhir Kapoor announcing the death of his mother, “My mother passed away at about 5 am
today due to cardiac arrest…old age was another factor. We are deeply saddened by her demise”.
“If Raj Kapoor was an institution in filmmaking, Krishnaji was an institution in living life.
A very sad loss to all of us.
My love and warmth to Randhirji, Rishiji, Chimpuji, Reema, Rituji and everyone in the family.
We love you Krishnaji” – Amir Khan, famous Bollywood actor.