Legendary actor Raj Kapoor’s elder daughter and Shweta Bachchan’s mother-in-law Ritu Nanda passed away on January 14. She was 71.
She was suffering from Cancer. Her last rites performed at Lodhi Road cremation ground in Delhi.
Ritu Nanda prayer meet
Now, her family organised a prayer meet in Delhi. Plenty of celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan Jaya Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Shweta Bachchan Nanda, Rishi Kapoor, Nitu Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor, Babita, Rajiv Kapoor, Rima Jain and husband Manoj Jain, Shammi Kapoor’s wife Neila Devi, and Shweta and Nikhil Nanda’s children, Navya and Agastya.
Several videos from the prayer meet is doing the rounds in which Amitabh Bachchan is seen paying tribute to late Ritu Nanda at her prayer meet with an emotional speech. Later, an emotional rendition of ‘Jeena Yahaan Marna Yahaan’ was played at the ceremony. Shweta, Jaya Bachchan and others break down while hearing an emotional rendition of song.
Besides Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor also paid his tribute to his late sister with a heartfelt speech.
Check out the video here:
May her soul rest in peace!