Bollywood actor and Raj Kapoor’s son Rajiv Kapoor handed away on Tuesday in Mumbai. He was 58.
Rajiv’s sister-in-law Neetu Kapoor took to Instagram to substantiate the information. Sharing a photograph of the actor, Neetu wrote, “RIP 🙏.”
A supply near the household instructed indianexpress.com, “Rajiv suffered an enormous coronary heart assault this morning at his Chembur home. He was instantly taken to Inlax Hospital in Chembur. Earlier than the docs may begin treating him, he breathed his final.”
A number of celebrities from the Indian movie fraternity mourned the demise of Rajiv Kapoor. Singer Lata Mangeshkar mentioned she is deeply saddened to know concerning the demise of Raj Kapoor’s youngest son. She wrote on Twitter, “Mujhe abhi pata chala ki Raj Kapoor sahab ke chote bete, guni abhineta Rajiv Kapoor ka aaj swargwas hua. Sunke mujhe bahut dukh hua.Ishwar unki aatma ko shanti pradan kare yehi meri prarthana. (I simply obtained to know that Raj Kapoor’s youngest son and gifted actor Rajiv Kapoor handed away. I’m very unhappy. Might his soul relaxation in peace.)”
Sanjay Dutt tweeted, “Completely heartbroken to listen to concerning the demise of Rajiv Kapoor. A soul gone too quickly. My ideas and prayers are with the Kapoor household on this tough time. Om Shanti🙏🏻.”
Sunny Deol shared on Twitter, “Shocked to listen to about #RajivKapoor ‘s passing. Deepest condolences to the Kapoor household.”
TV anchor-director Naved Jafri shared how Rajiv Kapoor was ‘a pure coronary heart’. He tweeted, “He was a pure coronary heart and a really good human being. Might his soul relaxation in peace, deepest condolences to the household #rajivkapoor #riprajivkapoor.”
Actor Tusshar Kapoor posted on Twitter, “Unhappy to listen to of the passing away of Rajiv Kapoor! Deepest condolences to the household! Might his soul relaxation in peace.”
Born to Bollywood legend Raj Kapoor and spouse Krishna Kapoor on August 25, 1962, Rajiv Kapoor made his performing debut with 1983 film Ek Jaan Hain Hum. He gained recognition together with his father’s final directorial Ram Teri Ganga Maili (1985). A few of his different memorable movies embrace Aasmaan (1984), Lover Boy (1985), Zabardast (1985) and Hum To Chale Pardes (1988). However quickly Rajiv, additionally addressed as Chimpu, moved to movie path and manufacturing.
In 1996, Rajiv directed Prem Granth which featured his elder brother Rishi Kapoor within the lead position together with Madhuri Dixit. He ventured into manufacturing with brother Randhir Kapoor’s directorial Henna in 1991 and likewise produced Aa Ab Laut Chalen (1999). However after this, Rajiv took a break from Bollywood, and it was solely final yr that his comeback to the flicks was introduced.
The actor was set to make a return to films after 28 years with Ashutosh Gowariker’s Toolsidas Junior. The movie was introduced in December 2020 with Sanjay Dutt within the lead position.