Shashi Kapoor, one of most talented film personalities and the handsome actor, breathed his last Monday evening after a prolonged illness of kidney at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital. The late actor’s last rites were performed on Tuesday with many big Bollywood personalities in attendance to bid farewell to the iconic star. The actor was give state funeral with Indian tricolor and three gun salute. Shashi Kapoor was 79 and had been on dialysis for failing kidneys. He was survived by his three children – Sanjana Kapoor, Kunal Kapoor and Karan Kapoor.
While the entire nation mourns the loss of the legendary Shashi Kapoor, veteran actor Dharmendra also shared his love and admiration for him. Sharing a lovely candid picture of Shashi Kapoor with his older brother Raj Kapoor, Dharmendra made everyone nostalgic. Dharmendra called him his childhood admiration and said the world will miss him. He wrote, “You have been a childhood admiration, a wonderful actor and a beautiful human being .. this world is going to miss you Shashi!!”
Dharmendra had got the chance to work with Shashi Kapoor in Krodhi together. They did really share a great work rapport and also were close friends.
On the work front, Dharmendra is currently busy shooting Yamla Pagla Deewana- Phir Se with his sons Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol.