Ritu Nanda, the late Bollywood actor and a filmmaker Raj Kapoor’s daughter died suddenly in New Delhi on Tuesday. Rishi Kapoor’s Randhir Kapoor and Rajiv Kapoor’s sister was 71. Randhir confirmed the news with news daily”Today morning Ritu Nanda passed away. She’d suffered from cancer. We are in Delhi. The funeral is today,”
Members of the Kapoor family took to their social handle and shared the sad demise of Ritu Nanda. Neetu Kapoor shared a picture and wrote on Instagram, “My dearest may your soul Rest In Peace ”
Riddhima Kapoor Sahni whos Neetu Kapoor’s daughter also captioned an image of her grandmother as, “To the kindest most gentle person I‘ve ever met – They don’t make them like you anymore – RIP bua #missyoualways
Ritu was born in 1948 and was a wife of late industrialist Rajan Nanda, an entrepreneur aligned with the life insurance company. Their son Nikhil Nanda is married to Shweta, the daughter of Amitabh Bachchan. She was the grandmother of Navya Naveli Nanda’s and Agastya Nanda.
Ritu Nanda was the Ritu Nanda Insurance Services (RNIS) chairperson and chief executive officer. She was the recipient of the Life Insurance Corporation of India’s Brand and the holder of theBest Insurance Advisor of the Decade awards. Ritu Nanda had entered the Guinness Book of Records for a one-day sale of 17,000 pension policies.
We’re extremely sorry for the Kapoor family and Nanda’s suffering. May her soul rest in peace.