Bollywood legend Raj Kapoor's daughter has died
Mumbai: Ritu Nanda, the daughter of Bollywood legend Raj Kapoor, has retired from the world at the age of 71.
According to Indian media reports, Ritu Nanda was a long-time actress and passed away in New Delhi on Tuesday, which his family also confirmed.
Ritu was the sister of Nanda Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor and Rajiv Kapoor who confirmed their passing.
According to media reports, Nanda, who had been suffering from cancer for a long time, was shifted to New Delhi Hospital for treatment a few days ago where doctors admitted her to the ICU.
Raj Kapoor's wife Nitto Kapoor lamented the demise of her son. He also shared a picture of Nanda on social networking site Instagram.
He wrote, "My very dear, may God rest your soul in Peace".
Ritu Nanda was born in 1948, after which he was married to industrialist Rajan Nanda. His eldest son, Nickel Nanda, married Amitabh Bachchan's daughter-in-law, Shaveta.
Amitabh Bachchan on the social networking site heard the news of Ritu's passing and wrote 'My sister-in-law, Ritu Nanda and Shaveta's mother-in-law passed away suddenly'.