Actor Rishi Kapoor’s demise has left everyone in despair. The actor passed away on April 30 after a two-year battle with leukemia. His wife and actor Neetu Kapoor on Monday penned down an emotional note on Instagram along with an adorable picture with the 67-year-old actor. Also Read - 'As You Wave me Goodbye'! Neetu Kapoor Remembers Rishi Kapoor With an Emotional Poem a Month After Actor's Demise
Rishi Kapoor was admitted to HN Reliance Hospital Foundation in Mumbai. He breathed his last in the same hospital. Taking to social media, Neetu thanked the team of doctors and the medical staff of the hospital. She wrote, “As a family we have a deep sense of loss.. when we sit together and look back at the past few months what we also feel is immense gratitude – gratitude towards the doctors at HN reliance hospital! The whole team of doctors, brothers and nurses headed by Dr Tarang Gianchandani treated my husband like he was their own – they advised us like we were their own.. and for all that and more I thank them from the bottom of my heart..🙏 @rfhospital”. Also Read - FIR Against KRK Aka Kamaal R Khan For Derogatory Tweets Over Rishi Kapoor And Irrfan Khan’s Death
Neetu shared two monochromatic pictures of Rishi Kapoor. In the first pic, Rishi is seen smiling for the camera sporting a full beard and in another pic, Rishi and Neetu are smiling at each other. Also Read - 'We Miss Him Everyday': Randhir Kapoor on Coping up With Brother Rishi Kapoor's Demise
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Rishi Kapoor’s family immersed his ashes on Sunday in Banganga tank, Mumbai. The last rites were performed by son Ranbir Kapoor and was attended by wife Neetu Kapoor, daughter Riddhimi Kapoor, Ayan Mukerji and Alia Bhatt. The videos and pictures from the rituals were shared by paparazzi on their social media accounts.
Rishi was diagnosed with cancer in 2018 and got treated in the US for a year and had returned to India in September 2019. However, in February 2020, he was not keeping well.