Raj Kapoor’s elder daughter and mother-in-law of Shweta Bachchan Ritu Nanda Died on Tuesday. She was 71 years old. Ritu had been battling cancer for the past few years.
Amitabh wrote in his blog, ‘My Samadhan Ritu Nanda, Shweta’s mother-in-law died suddenly on the morning of 1.15. Can not talk I am traveling.
Ritu Nanda’s funeral The cremation ground at Lodhi Road, Delhi, was attended by all the children of the Bachchan and Kapoor families. During the final rituals, Abhishek Bachchan was seen comforting Bhanji Navya Naveli. Ritu’s granddaughter looked inconsolable during Navya funeral. See photos:
Navya and Abhishek Bachchan
Navya and Abhishek
Abhishek comforting Navya
Let me tell you, Ritu was related to Bollywood veteran Kapoor family. Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor, Rajiv Kapoor and Reema Jain were his siblings. She was the support of Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan. Amitabh’s daughter Shweta Bachchan is the wife of Ritu’s son Nikhil Nanda.
Rishi’s daughter Riddhima Kapoor Sahni informed about the death of her aunt through a social media account. He expressed his affection for Bua in the post, describing him as the most kind and gentle hearted person and also wrote that such people do not meet now. He also prayed for the peace of Bua’s soul.
Neetu Kapoor also shared a cute picture with Ritu on Instagram and paid tribute to her and wrote, ‘My dearest, may God rest your soul.’