Veteran Actor Rishi Kapoor Dies at 67 in Mumbai Hospital

Veteran Actor Rishi Kapoor Dies at 67 in Mumbai Hospital

Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor died at the age of 67 in Mumbai. He was admitted to the hospital on Wednesday morning after his health deteriorated.

Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor died at the age of 67 in Mumbai. He was admitted to the hospital on Wednesday morning after his health deteriorated.

Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor breathed his last on April 30. The actor was admitted to HN Reliance Hospital in Mumbai on Wednesday morning. Rishi Kapoor was battling cancer since 2018, and was in the US for treatment for a year. The actor’s brother, Randhir Kapoor, told the media on Wednesday night that he was admitted to the hospital due to his health deteriorating.

An official statement confirming the actor’s demise read, “Our dear Rishi Kapoor passed away peacefully at 8.45 am IST in hospital today after a two-year battle with leukemia. The doctors and medical staff said he kept them entertained to the last.

“He remained jovial and determined to live to the fullest right through two years of treatment across two continents. Family, friends, food and films remained his focus and everyone who met him during this time was amazed at how he did not let his illness get the better of him.

“He was grateful for the love of his fans that poured in from the world over. In his passing, they would all understand that he would like to be remembered with a smile and not with tears.

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