Ritu Nanda funeral: Nanda family, Abhishek Bachchan, Riddhima Kapoor Sahni bid final goodbye
Shweta Bachchan Nanda's mother-in-law Ritu Nanda passed away on Tuesday morning, January 14, 2020. The funeral was held in New Delhi.
Shweta Bachchan Nanda's mother-in-law passed away in the wee hours of January 14 in New Delhi at the age of 71 after a seven-year-long battle with cancer. Ritu Nanda was the daughter of late Bollywood actor-filmmaker Raj Kapoor and sister to Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor and Rajiv Kapoor. She was married to businessman Rajan Nanda who passed away two years ago.
The Nanda-Bachchan-Kapoor family at Ritu Nanda's funeral
The Nanda family, including Nikhil, Navya Naveli, Agastya, and Abhishek Bachchan, Rima Jain, Riddhima Kapoor Sahni, Randhir Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor and others were spotted at Ritu Nanda's funeral in New Delhi. See photos below:
Granddaughter Navya Naveli Nanda was inconsolable at her grandmother's last rites held in Delhi. She was comforted by mamu Abhishek Bachchan, who she is extremely close to.
The family pays their last respects
Ritu Nanda's sister-in-law, Neetu Singh Kapoor, shared a photo of herself with the former on Instagram with the caption, "My dearest may your soul Rest In Peace [sic]." Riddhima Kapoor Sahni also shared a post on social media and captioned it, "To the kindest most gentle person I've ever met - They don't make them like you anymore - RIP bua #missyoualways [sic]."
Ritu Nanda is survived by her son Nikhil Nanda, daughter Natasha and her grandchildren including Navya Naveli and Agastya, besides members of the Kapoor and Nanda families. Having kept away from the glamour of Bollywood, she became an entrepreneur, initially in the household appliances business, and later in the insurance sector, which turned out to be a success.
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