Krishna Raj Kapoor, the wife of late legendary actor Raj Kapoor, has passed away at the age of 87.
She died of the cardiac arrest early Monday morning, reported Indian media.
Krishna was the mother of five children — Ritu Kapoor Nanda, Rima Kapoor Jain, Rajiv Kapoor and actors Randhir Kapoor and Rishi Kapoor. She was the grandmother of superstars Kareena Kapoor and Ranbir Kapoor.
After her husband’s death in 1988, she held the entire family together and raised her five children on her own.
Randhir issued a statement saying, “I regret to announce that I lost my mother early this morning. She died peacefully.”