Bollywood legend Rishi Kapoor passes away at 67

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The Bollywood legend returned to India last September after undergoing treatment for cancer in the US for almost a year.



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Published: Thu 30 Apr 2020, 8:10 AM

Last updated: Thu 30 Apr 2020, 7:38 PM

Bollywood legend Rishi Kapoor passed away in a hospital here on Thursday. The news of the demise of the 67-year-old was revealed by superstar Amitabh Bachchan on Twitter.

The 67-year-old actor was taken to H N Reliance hospital by his family on Wednesday morning.
The Bollywood actor returned to India last September after undergoing treatment for leukemia in the US for almost a year.

In February, Kapoor was hospitalised twice due to his health issues.

After his return to Mumbai, he was again admitted to a hospital with viral fever. He was discharged soon afterwards.


Kapoor, who has been quite active on social media, hasn't posted anything on his Twitter account since April 2.

The actor recently announced his next project, a remake of Hollywood film "The Intern", also featuring Deepika Padukone.
Tributes pour in on social media
Tributes have been pouring in for Rishi Kapoor from actors, members of the film industry, prominent personalities and politicians.


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