Krishna Raj Kapoor, wife of Raj Kapoor, dies at 87

Late actor Raj Kapoor's wife Krishna Raj Kapoor died on Monday at her home and soon, the Kapoors opened the gates of their home for the colleagues and family members arriving to pay their last respects to Krishna ji. "We are deeply saddened by her demise", he said.

She got married to Raj Kapoor, in 1946.

Though her sons, Randhir and Rajiv Kapoor are in Mumbai, actor Rishi Kapoor on Sunday left for U.S. for medical treatment.

Krishna Raj Kapoor's granddaughters Karisma and Kareena were seen receiving guests at the bungalow.

She is survived by five children - sons Randhir, Rishi and Rajeev and daughters Ritu and Riima.

Kareena Kapoor Khan too has spoken about her healthy diet which inspired her too.

Actors such as Aamir Khan, Karan Johar, Anupam Kher and Soha Ali Khan posted tributes for Krishna Raj Kapoor on social media.

Krishna Raj Kapoor, the matriarch of the Kapoor family passed away leaving the entire Kapor family to mourn this loss. Whether, yesterday, Rishi Kapoor was in the news for going to America for medical treatment for the next 45 days.

Rima Jain and family along with brother Randhir and Rajiv were taking care of the preparations for the funeral. Krishna Raj Kapoor's daughter-in-law Babita Kapoor at the Kapoor residence.

  • Kyle Peterson