The eldest member of the Kapoor family and the wife of late actor Raj Kapoor passed away on October 1 at the age of 87. Krishna Raj Kapoor also fondly known as the first lady of the Hindi film fraternity passed away on Monday at 4 am in the morning after she suffered a cardiac arrest. She was the mother of five children namely Randhir Kapoor, Ritu Kapoor Nanda, Rishi Kapoor, Rima Kapoor Jain and Rajiv Kapoor and was solely responsible in keeping the family together after the demise of her husband, legendary actor Raj Kapoor.
The entire Kapoor family came at Krishna Raj Kapoor's residence in Chembur in Mumbai to pay their last respects. Karisma Kapoor, the elder daughter of Randhir Kapoor took to Instagram and shared a happy picture of Krishna Raj Kapoor along with her great-grandchildren- Samiera Kapoor, Kiaan Raj Kapoor and Taimur Ali Khan. Sharing the picture, Karisma wrote, "Remembering big dadi 🙏🏼 #family ❤️ #memories"
Reportedly, Krishna Raj Kapoor had been complaining of breathlessness for the last couple of months and her sudden demise has deeply saddened everyone. The whole of Bollywood has come together to mourn her demise. Bollywood celebrities such as Kareena Kapoor, Saif Ali Khan among others were spotted at Krishna Raj Kapoor's residence in Chembur.
However, Krishna Raj Kapoor's son Rishi Kapoor and his wife Neetu Kapoor and son Ranbir Kapoor could not attend the funeral. Rishi Kapoor had flown to the United States Of America for medical treatment, a day before the unfortunate demise of his mother. Reportedly, Ranbir and Neetu Kapoor too are in the United States accompanying Rishi Kapoor. Alia Bhatt made up for the absence of her rumoured boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor and was reportedly seen face timing Ranbir Kapoor at the funeral, to make him a part of it.
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