Late actor Rishi Kapoor and Randhir Kapoor’s younger brother and Raj Kapoor’s son, Rajiv Kapoor has died. Rajiv, 58, suffered a colossal heart attack following which Randhir Kapoor rushed him to Inlaks Hospital but doctors declared him dead on arrival.
The news of Rajiv Kapoor’s demise was posted by Neetu Kapoor on Instagram. The veteran actor-producer had suffered a heart attack and was rushed to a nearby hospital. He was declared dead on arrival by the doctor.
The news of his demise was confirmed by Randhir Kapoor in an interview with a media house. He said, “I have lost my youngest brother, Rajiv. He is no more. The doctors tried their best but could not save him. I am at the hospital, waiting for his body.” Not just the Kapoor family but the Bollywood fraternity is in deep shock after his sudden demise. A lot of celebrities including his sister-in-law Neetu Kapoor, Naved Jafri, Tusshar Kapoor and others took to social media and poured in condolences.
For those unversed, Rajiv Kapoor was the son of Raj Kapoor and Krishna Raj. He made his debut in the acting world in the year 1983 with ‘Ek Jaan Hain Hum’ and has worked in films like Aasmaan (1984), Lover Boy (1985), Zabardast (1985).