Krishna Raj Kapoor, the wife of legendary actor and filmmaker Raj Kapoor, breathed her last on Monday morning, 1 October, in Mumbai. Krishna and Raj Kapoor had married in 1946. Reportedly, she had been complaining of breathlessness over the past couple of years. An era passes away, #KrishnaRajKapoor.God give you strength, and may the soul rest in peace. She was 87 and passed away at 4 am due to cardiac arrest. "We are deeply saddened by her demise", son Randhir told PTI.The last rites will be performed at Chembur crematorium, Randhir said. "Krishna aunty will always be the First Lady of the Film Fraternity. the most generous, kind and gentle person I have ever known with the most terrific sense of humour. will miss you Krishna aunty". He wrote, "Deeply saddened to learn about the sad demise of Smt".
Sanjay Kapoor's wife Maheep Kapoor was also seen at Krishna Raj Kapoor's bungalow.
For the uninitiated, Krishna Raj Kapoor was the sister of renowned actors Rajendra Nath, Prem Nath and Narendra Nath. Among their grandchildren are the actors Kareena Kapoor Khan and Ranbir Kapoor.