- Veteran actor Rajiv Kapoor passed away on Tuesday
- His brother Randhir Kapoor confirmed the news to the media persons
- The sudden demise was reportedly caused by a major cardiac arrest
Rajiv Kapoor, the younger brother of Rishi Kapoor and Randhir Kapoor, breathed his last on Tuesday, February 9. The veteran actor aged 58. As per the reports, the reason of his death was a major cardiac arrest.
Immediately after he fell ill, his brother, Randhir Kapoor rushed him to the Inlaks Hospital in Chembur, which is the nearest hospital to their residence. After checking him, the doctors in the hospital declared him dead.
His brother Randhir Kapoor, who rushed him to the hospital, was contacted by the media persons. He confirmed the shocking news while talking to the media over phone. “I have lost my youngest brother, Rajiv. He is no more. The doctors tried their best but could not save him”, asserted Randhir Kapoor, adding – “I am at the hospital, waiting for his body”.
Late actor Rishi Kapoor’s wife Neetu Kapoor, who is the sister-in-law of the deceased Ram Teri Ganga Maili actor, took to her Instagram handle to confirm the news to the admirers. Sharing a picture of her late brother-in-law, she wrote “RIP”.
Noteworthily, Rajiv Kapoor is loved among fans for his unique performances in movies like Ek Jaan Hain Hu, Ram Teri Ganga Maili, Hum To Chaley Pardes, Lover Boy, Zabardast, Aasmaan, etc.