The past two days have seen two huge losses for Bollywood as after Irrfan Khan yesterday, senior actor Rishi Kapoor breathed his last this morning. The whole fraternity is in mourning as the hugely talented actor bid adieu to the world.
The legendary actor was admitted to Sir H.N Reliance hospital on Wednesday after complaining of unease. Like Irrfan Khan, Rishi Kapoor was also suffering from cancer. Even the cricketers were not far behind as far as paying condolences to the Kapoor family were concerned.
From Virat Kohli to Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag to Anil Kumble everyone bid the their final adieu to ‘Chintu ji’. Rishi Kapoor is survived by his wife Neetu Kapoor and his children Ranbir and Ridhima. We pay our condolences to the family of the bereaved.
Catch some of the tweets here;
As a kid, I was enthralled by Rishi Kapoor ji and his trendsetting performances. He was an icon. Still recall watching films only because of him! He was truly one of a kind! Full of life! I pray for his family & loved ones. #RishiKapoor pic.twitter.com/SvB7ybgx5R
— Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) April 30, 2020
It's unbelievable to lose two legendary actors in two days, deeply saddened to hear about the news of #RishiKapoor ji. May his soul rest in peace 🙏🏻
— cheteshwar pujara (@cheteshwar1) April 30, 2020
— Hanuma vihari (@Hanumavihari) April 30, 2020
Heart Broken 💔. Terrible week for the World cinema. An era ends with your demise but you will stay in our Hearts forever. My deepest condolences to the Kapoor family.#RIP #Legend pic.twitter.com/wVLxqD5INW
— Waqar Younis (@waqyounis99) April 30, 2020
— Mohammad Kaif (@MohammadKaif) April 30, 2020
Shocked by the demise of veteran actor Rishi Kapoorji.Never quite got his due for the acting genius that he was! His boyish smile,straight talking ,jovial & endearing personality won him millions of followers.Huge loss.Will miss dearly on the silver screen. OM Shanti 🙏🏻 #gonesoon
— Mithali Raj (@M_Raj03) April 30, 2020
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) April 30, 2020
Shocking to say the least. Never a dull moment with #RishiKapoor around. A laugh a minute.
— Ravi Shastri (@RaviShastriOfc) April 30, 2020
#RishiKapoor childhood hero…gone..heartfelt condolences to his family and friends.
— Anil Kumble (@anilkumble1074) April 30, 2020