Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor breathed his last in a Mumbai Hospital on April 30. The actor left for the heavenly adobe after two year battle with Leukaemia.
The actor’s death has left the entire nation in shock. Neetu Kapoor stood like a rock throughout the cancer diagnosis and treatment of husband Rishi.
And today, the actress took to her Instagram handle and shared a picture of Rishi alongside the most heartbreaking caption.
Neetu Kapoor pens emotional farewell to husband Rishi
In the picture, Rishi can be seen facing the camera with a smile on his face while holding his drink. Neetu captioned the pic as, “End of our story ❤️❤️”
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Earlier, Neetu shared a long post and stated he would like to be remembered with smile and not with tears. The post reads, “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. He remained jovial and determined to live to the fullest right through two years of treatment across two continents. Family, friends, food and films remained his focus and everyone who met him during this time was amazed at how he did not let his illness get the better of him.”
“He was grateful for the love of his fans that poured in from the world over. In his passing, they would all understand that he would like to be remembered with a smile and not with tears.In this hour of personal loss, we also recognise the world is going through a very difficult and troubled time. There are numerous restrictions around movement and gathering in public. We would like to request all his fans and well-wishers and friends of the family to please respect the laws that are in force. He would not have it any other way”, it further stated.
In 2018, Rishi was diagnosed with cancer and got treated in the US for a year and had returned to India in September 2019. The actor is survived by his wife Neetu Kapoor and children Ranbir and Riddhima Kapoor.