The film industry woke up to a shock news of Krishna Raj Kapoor’s death. The widow of legendary Bollywood actor and filmmaker Raj Kapoor passed away at the age of 87 due to a cardiac arrest.

Krishna, who married Raj Kapoor in May 1946, is survived by her sons Randhir Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor and Rajiv Kapoor, and two daughters, Rima Kapoor Jain and Ritu Nanda.

Krishna’s death came a day after son Rishi Kapoor flew to US for his treatment.

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The film industry took to social media to express their shock and sorrow over the loss of Kapoor family matriarch.

Riddhima Kapoor Sahni


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I love you- I will always love you – RIP dadi ❤️

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Love you so much RIP ❤️🙏🏻

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Farah Khan 

Anupam Kher 

Soha Ali Khan

Raveena Tandon 

Madhur Bhandarkar

 Aamir Khan

Kunal Kemmu 

Sophie Choudry

 Anupama Chopra

The last rites will be performed at Chembur crematorium.