Legendary actor and filmmaker Raj Kapoor’s wife Krishna sadly passed away today morning. She was 87 years old and died due to a cardiac arrest.
Bollywood actor Randhir Kapoor gave a statement confirming the news, “My mother passed away at about 5 am today due to cardiac arrest…old age was another factor. We are deeply saddened by her demise,” Bollywood celebrities also sent in their condolences via social media.
Granddaughter Riddhima Kapoor Sahni shared a picture of Krishna with Neetu Kapoor captioning it, “Love you so much RIP”
Raj Kapoor and Krishna Malhotra were married in 1946, and has left behind children, Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor, Rajiv Kapoor, Ritu Nanda, and Reema Kapoor. She was the matriarch of the Kapoor khandaan and doting grandmother to Ranbir Kapoor and Riddhima Kapoor. She is the sister of famed Bollywood actors Rajendra Nath and Prem Nath
The last rites will be held in the city at Chembur crematorium.