BanglaHunt Desk: Stars fall again in the world of cinema. After Irrfan Khan, this time the veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has passed away. Bollywood again lost a bright star. He breathed his last at the HN Reliance Foundation Hospital in Mumbai on Thursday morning. He was 6 years old at the time of his death.
The whole film world is mourning the demise of Rishi Kapoor. The stars paid their last respects to the actor one by one. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid his last respects to Rishi Kapoor. He By writingRishi Kapoor was a multi-talented, affectionate and lively person. Very talented people. We will also remember our conversations on social media. He thought of cinema and the progress of the country. His death is painful. Condolences to his family and fans. Om Shanti. '
Multifaceted, endearing and lively… this was Rishi Kapoor Ji. He was a powerhouse of talent. I will always recall our interactions, even on social media. He was passionate about films and India’s progress. Anguished by his demise. Condolences to his family and fans. Om Shanti.
– Narendra Modi (narendramodi) April 30, 2020
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee also expressed her grief on Twitter. He wrote, ‘I am shocked and saddened by the news of the passing away of Rishi Kapoor, a multi-talented and iconic actor. National award winner, he has acted in more than 150 films. He did not allow his illness to come to light in such a way. My condolences to his family, fans, friends and the entire film world. '
Deeply shocked & saddened at the demise of the iconic & versatile film actor #RishiKapoor. A National Film Award winner, he acted in more than 150 films. He endured his illness with dignity and grace. My condolences to his family, friends, fans & the entire film fraternity.
– Mamata Banerjee (aMamataOfficial) April 30, 2020
Incidentally, Rishi Kapoor has been in New York since September 2017 for cancer treatment. He returned to the country after recovering at the end of last year. But in February this year, he went to his sister's son's wedding and fell ill again.
Sick Rishi Kapoor was admitted to the hospital last night. News of his death came this morning. Brother Randhir Kapoor first heard this news with a heavy heart.