Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor passes away at 79

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Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor passes away at 79

Mumbai: Veteran Bollywood actor Shashi Kapoor passed away on Monday evening at the age of 79 following prolonged illness in Mumbai.

The veteran actor, who had featured in more than 160 films, was a three-time national award winner. He was also awarded the Padma Bhushan award in 2011 and the Dadasaheb Phalke award in 2015.

Shashi Kapoor’s nephew Mohit Marwah confirmed the news on Twitter. “My favourite Shashi Kapoor rests in peace today. Will be remembered always,” he tweeted.

Meanwhile, the funeral will take place on Tuesday.

President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Filmmaker Karan Johar and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee mourned the death of the legendary actor.

Tributes from people of all feternity poured in on twitter for Shashi Kapoor:


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