MUMBAI, Apr 30: Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor passed away in Mumbai today after a long battle with leukemia. The actor was admitted to the Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital.
The actor died peacefully at 8:45am (IST) , surrounded by his loving wife Neetu Kapoor and son Ranbir Kapoor.
“Our dear Rishi Kapoor passed away peacefully at 8:45am IST in hospital today after a two-year battle with leukemia. The doctors and medical staff at the hospital said he kept them entertained to the last,” read a statement from Rishi Kapoor’s family.