Wife of legendary actor Raj Kapoor, Krishna Raj Kapoor is no more between us. On Monday, the 87 year old Krishna ji passed away due to a cardiac arrest. Raj Kapoor tied knot with her in May 1946 and the couple had five children- three sons, Randhir, Rishi and Rajiv, and two daughters, Ritu and Rima.
This saddening news is confirmed by the Kapoor family. The whole film industry expressed their condolence after the news came out. Indian Bollywood film actor Randhir Kapoor (L) with sister Reema Jain (C) and mother Krishna Kapoor attend the music launch of the upcoming Hindi film 'Lekar Hum Deewana Dil' written and directed by Arif Ali, in Mumbai on June 12, 2014.
She was last spotted at a special screening of “102 Not Out” starring Rishi Kapoor. In addition to her Mumbai diaries, Krishna Raj Kapoor also featured in family vacation albums abroad.
Krishna’s grandchildren Kareena, Karisma, Riddhima and Ranbir Kapoor are also currently in Mumbai. On Instagram, Riddhima, the elder of Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Kapoor's two children, posted a picture Krishna Raj Kapoor from her family vacation in Paris and wrote:
Krishna Kapoor’s last rites will be performed at Chembur crematorium, as per told by Randhir Kapoor. Though her sons, Randhir and Rajiv Kapoor are in Mumbai, actor Rishi Kapoor on Sunday left for USA for medical treatment.