ENTERTAINMENT

Pakistan town pays homage to Bollywood actor who died in India

Pictures circulating in social media show people gathered to honor Kapoor as the “Pride of Peshawar”. (Social media)

Shashi Kapoor, the iconic Bollywood star who passed away in Mumbai, India, recently has been remembered in Peshawar, a town in Pakistan where his family is originally from.

Pictures circulating in social media show people gathered to honor Kapoor as the “Pride of Peshawar” adding that the city will never forget him.

The Kapoor dynasty has a house in Peshawar, Pakistan, which was constructed between 1918 and 1922 by Dewan Basheswarnath Kapoor, the father of Prithviraj Kapoor, the first member of the family to enter the film industry.

The Kapoors shifted to India after the 1947 partition.

SHOW MORE
Last Update: Thursday, 7 December 2017 KSA 14:51 - GMT 11:51
Top
BREAKING NEWS

Send to a friend

Close
Pakistan town pays homage to Bollywood actor who died in India
Friend's name:
Friend's Email:
Sender's name:
Sender's Email:
Captcha Code
How are we doing?
X

How are we doing?

Name Name *
Email Email *
Country Country
Message Message *
Maximum 550 words allowed