Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor passed away this morning after fighting battle with cancer for two years and Prime Minister Narendra Modi too is anguished by his demise like the rest of us. Minister of Home Affairs Amit Shah also offered his condolences.
As reports of his death surfaced, PM Modi wrote, “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.”
Union Home Minister Amit Shah also mourned his death writing, “Pained to know about the passing away of legendary actor Rishi Kapoor ji. He was an institution in himself. Rishi ji’s demise is an irreparable loss for Indian cinema. He will always be remembered for his exceptional acting skills. Condolences to his family & followers. Om Shanti.”