On April 30, 2020 the 67 year old actor Rishi Kapoor breathed his last at 8.45 am after battling with cancer for 2 long years. Today, on his first death anniversary his family pens an emotional note on social media remembering him.
Actress Neetu Kapoor, wife of actor Rishi Kapoor shared a monochromatic picture on her Instagram account with her husband and shared a note as she remembers him on his first death anniversary.
Neetu Kapoor wrote, “All of last year has been of grief and sadness around the world for us maybe more as we lost him… Not a day has gone by when we have not discussed or reminisced with him as he was an extension of our existence.. sometimes his wise advice: his wise cracks, his anecdotes!! We have celebrated him all year with a smile on the lips as he weill stay in our hearts forever, we have accepted life will never be the same without him !!!! But life will go on…. #rishikapoor”
Riddhima Kapoor Sahni, daughter of Rishi Kapoor shared a collage of two pictures with dad along with a note and remembered him on his first death anniversary.
She wrote, “If only I could hear you call me mushk once more… “Until we meet again we think about you always, we talk about you still, you have never been forgotten, and you never will. We hold you close within our hearts and there you will remain, to walk and guide us through our lives, until we meet again. – Dorothy Mae Cavendish. I love you always.”
Rishi Kapoor flew to New York for his treatment in 2018 and in the following year returned to Mumbai with his wife. In 2020, his last rites were performed in Mumbai. Due to nationwide lockdown imposed his daughter Riddhima Kapoor couldn’t attend his funeral as she lives in Delhi.