“Dangal” star Aamir Khan just took to his social media profile and shared an emotional post about Krishna Raj Kapoor’s demise, said Raj Kapoor was an institution and she was an institution in living life.
Raj Kapoor’s wife Krishna Raj Kapoor, the most respected lady in the film world, passed away on Monday morning due to cardiac arrest. She was 87.
Superstar Aamir Khan just took to his social media profile and wrote, “If Raj Kapoor was an institution in film making, Krishnaji was an institution in living life. A very sad loss to all of us. My love and warmth to Randhirji, Rishiji, Chimpuji, Reema, Rituji and everyone in the family. We love you Krishnaji”
Born on December 30, 1930, Krishna Malhotra married Raj Kapoor in May 1946. Her father was the maternal cousin of Prithviraj Kapoor, Raj Kapoor’s father. Raj Kapoor died in 1988.
The couple had five children: Randhir, Rishi and Rajiv Kapoor, Ritu Nanda and Rima Jain. Among their grandchildren are the actors Kareena Kapoor Khan and Ranbir Kapoor. Krishna Kapoor was known for her elegance.
The last rites will be performed at Chembur crematorium.
On the work front, Aamir Khan is currently promoting his first outing with Amitabh Bachchan, Thugs Of Hindostan, which also stars Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Shaikh.