Raj Kapoor’s wife’s Krishna Raj Kapoor passed away this morning at 4 O’clock. She was 87 years old and suffered a cardiac arrest. Mother to 5 children, Randhir Kapoor, Ritu Kapoor Nanda, Rishi Kapoor, Rima Kapoor Jain and Rajiv Kapoor, Krishna Raj Kapoor was an exceptional being of her time and held the Kapoor family together after their father and her husband, Raj Kapoor passed away in 1988.
I regret to announce that I lost my mother early this morning. She died peacefully.
He added that the last rights will be performed at Chembur crematorium.
Deeply saddened to learn about the sad demise of Smt. #KrishnaRajKapoorJi. She was one of the most dignified and affectionate ladies that I met. May her soul rest in peace. My condolences to the entire Kapoor and Nanda family. Om Shanti.? pic.twitter.com/G4IMSuFbZJ
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPKher) October 1, 2018
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— Raveena Tandon (@TandonRaveena) October 1, 2018
— Madhur Bhandarkar (@imbhandarkar) October 1, 2018
I am so sorry to hear of the passing of #KrishnaRajKapoor The few times I interacted with her were so memorable; she was an incredible personality full of life and passion and with never a hair out place! She will be missed greatly. My deepest condolences to the family.
— Soha Ali Khan (@sakpataudi) October 1, 2018
The Kapoor’s celebrated their last Ganesh Utsav this year at the well known RK Studios before it goes for sale. Krishna Raj Kapoor’s death marks the end of an era for the Kapoor family.
May her soul rest in peace.