67-years-old actor Rishi Kapoor died after a two-years-long battle with cancer. Rishi Kapoor took his last breath at Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital in Mumbai, India.
In 2018, Rishi Kapoor was diagnosed with cancer, following which the actor was in New York for more than a year to receive treatment. He returned to India in September 2019 after his recovery.
After returning to India, Kapoor’s health had frequently been in focus. He had been hospitalised in New Delhi in early February, while on a visit to New Delhi. He has played great role on various old hit films such as Amar Akbar Anthony, Laila Majnu, Rafoo Chakkar, Sargam, Karz, Bol Radha Bol – among others.
Actor Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar and Congress Leader – Rahul Gandhi have written condolences for him on their Twitter walls.
He had recently announced his next project, a remake of Hollywood film The Intern, which also featured Deepika Padukone.