Bollywood’s legendary actor Rishi Kapoor’s death left legions of his fans shocked and saddened. The actor who was battling with cancer for two years was admitted to a Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital on Wednesday night. The news of his demise had his emotional fans sharing their tributes on social media. Also Read - When Dilip Kumar Met Raj Kapoor in Hospital For The Last Time: 'Raj, Aaj Bhi Main Der Se Aaya, Maaf Kar De Mujhe'
The seasoned actor has entertained us with his stellar performances in several films over the decades. Be it playing a serious character or a comic role, the actor has inspired a generation of young actors who follow his footsteps, Rishi Kapoor enjoyed a wide fanbase thanks to his range and versatility. While he featured in many critically acclaimed films, he also made an impact with commercially successful cinema. Also Read - 'As You Wave me Goodbye'! Neetu Kapoor Remembers Rishi Kapoor With an Emotional Poem a Month After Actor's Demise
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In 2018, Rishi Kapoor was diagnosed with cancer for the first time, following which the actor was in New York for nearly a year to undergo treatment. He returned to India in September 2019 after recovering. Post return to India, Kapoor’s health has frequently been in focus. The actor was admitted to hospital in quick succession in February. Amid speculations about his health, he had been hospitalised in New Delhi in early February, while on a visit to New Delhi.
RIP Rishi Kapoor!