Late Rishi Kapoor and Randhir Kapoor’s younger brother Rajiv Kapoor breathed his last in Mumbai today (February 9, 2021). He was 58 years old and succumbed to a massive cardiac arrest on Tuesday morning. The entire Bollywood industry has been left shaken after hearing the news. For actor Neil Nitin Mukesh and family the atmosphere at their home went from glee to gloomy following the sudden death of their dear family friend Rajiv. The actor and his wife Rukmini celebrate their 4th wedding anniversary today. In fact, an elated Neil had shared a lovey post in the morning about the same. The two, along with the family, had plans to celebrate this beautiful day. However, the unexpected turn of events have led them to cancel all celebrations.
Neil has revealed to BollywoodLife.com that the family is in shock and there will be no celebrations this year. ‘Rajiv uncle’ was a dear family friend, with Neil’s father Nitin Mukesh’s bond going way back with the Kapoors. Following the death of the Ram Teri Ganga Maili star, an emotional Neil put out a post, sharing memories with Rajiv Kapoor and Rishi Kapoor from his personal album. Interestingly, these pictures are from four years ago, when Rajiv and Rishi Kapoor graced Neil and Rukmini’s wedding. Neil expressed his shock and love for Rajiv Kapoor along with the pictures. He wrote, Such a big loss for our family. We lost our most beloved Chimpu uncle today. You have left us with nothing but the most fond memories of you. I will truly miss you loads. Love you forever chimpu uncle.”