Last rites of Krishna Kapoor: Bollywood mourns death of Kapoor matriarch

Last rites of Krishna Kapoor: Bollywood mourns death of Kapoor matriarch

Last rites of Krishna Kapoor: Bollywood mourns death of Kapoor matriarch

Krishna Raj Kapoor, wife of legendary filmmaker Raj Kapoor breathed her last on Monday following a cardiac arrest. She was showman Raj Kapoor's wife and mother of Randhir, Rishi, Rajeev, Rima and Ritu Kapoor. Krishna and Raj Kapoor had an arranged marriage at the age of 22 with a 16-year old girl. "We are deeply saddened by her demise".

Raveena Tandon said "an era passes away" with Krishna Raj Kapoor's demise.

It was during the Christmas brunch when Krishna Raj Kapoor was featured with her family members for the last time.

Krishna Raj Kapoor was all of 16 when she got married. May her soul rest in peace. Krishna is the sister of another popular Hindi films actors Prem Nath and Rajendra Nath.

Her mortal remains were kept for Darshan at her iconic RK bungalow in Chembur throughout the day and left in an ambulance with a picture of hers in the front with a garland to Chembur crematorium. Riddhima captioned the image, "Love you so much RIP".

"I am so sorry to hear of the passing of #KrishnaRajKapoor".

Author Suhel Seth also tweeted his condolences to the Kapoor family. We hope and pray that her soul rests in peace.

Madhur Bhandarkar: My deepest condolences.

Farah Khan: The most attractive lady of our industry passes away.

Celebrities like Bachchan family, Kajol, Rani Mukerji, Karan Johar, Alia Bhatt arrived at the Kapoor residence to pay their last tribute. "Om Shanti", Anupam Kher wrote on the microblogging site.

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