Rishi Kapoor Death: Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor died at the age of 67, suffering from cancer
Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor has passed away at half past nine on Thursday morning after battling leukemia for two years. Rishi Kapoor was admitted to HN Reliance Foundation Hospital on Wednesday night due to trouble in breathing, where he breathed his last. In the morning, Amitabh Bachchan tweeted and informed that Rishi Kapoor has passed away and I am broken by this news. Rishi Kapoor’s brother Randhir Kapoor also said that Rishi did not live among us.
The sudden demise of actor #RishiKapoor is shocking. He was not only a great actor but a good human being. Heartfelt condolences to his family, friends and fans: Information & Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar (file pic) pic.twitter.com/SGpzDVbH86
— ANI (@ANI) April 30, 2020
Rishi Kapoor underwent treatment for cancer in the year 2018 and lived in New York for over a year, where he was treated. He was accompanied by his wife and actress Neetu Singh. In February, Rishi Kapoor was hospitalized twice due to health reasons.
Bollywood lost two legendary actors in 24 hours, after Irrfan Khan, Rishi Kapoor also died of cancer
In an interview, Neetu told about the fight against cancer, “My first reaction was really bad, I was broken, my children were broken. We couldn’t know what to do. But, then We thought to ourselves that we have to overcome this challenge. ”
At the same time, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said that it is a terrible week for Indian cinema, today another best actor Rishi Kapoor has passed away. An amazing actor, who has many fans in every generation, he will be greatly missed. My condolences to his family, friends and fans in this hour of grief.
At the same time, SP President Akhilesh Yadav said that the passing away of multifaceted acting sage Rishi Kapoor ji is the end of an era. Their humming memories will continue to resonate like this: ‘Come away somewhere …’.
Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar also expressed grief after hearing the news of Rishi Kapoor’s demise. He has written that it looks like we are all in a nightmare. Just now, Rishi Kapoor heard the news of his death. He was a good actor, co-star and a good friend to the family. My condolences to his family.
Irrfan Khan died on Wednesday
Actor Irrfan Khan was 54 years old and had been battling cancer for a long time. Irfan was admitted to the ICU of Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital on Tuesday due to rectal infection. He had a neuroendocrine tumor in 2018. He is survived by wife Sutapa and two sons Babil and Ayan. Irfan’s mother died four days ago in Jaipur. He could not attend the funeral due to the lockdown.