Om Puri’s wives Seema and Nandita hold seperate prayer meets, Bollywood left divided


Veteran actor Om Puri’s untimely demise at his Andheri residence last week left Bollywood reeling under the shock of his sudden loss. But in a departure from norms, both his former wives, Seema Kapoor and Nandita Puri, held two separate and simultaneous prayer meetings for his chautha, leaving industry insiders divided between choosing one gathering over the other.

Om Puri’s first wife Seema Kapoor organized his memorial service at Gurudwara, she conducted the chautha with her brother Annu Kapoor.

Bollywood celebrities like Divya Dutta, Jackie Shroff and Shabana Azmi in attendance.

Television personalities, including Karanvir Bohra and others, also arrived to pay their respect.