Veteran actor Shashi Kapoorâ€™s mortal remains were consigned to flames at Santacruz crematorium after he passed away in Mumbai on Monday. He died at the age of 79 after suffering from a prolonged illness. The actor was unwell for several months and breathed his last at Kokilaben Ambani Hospital on Monday.
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#Â Veteran BJP LK Advani: Deeply saddened by demise of legend Shashi Kapoor. He was a versatile actor both in theatre & movies. I was highly impressed by his par excellence acting in Hindi & English cinema which will be remembered by generations; heartfelt condolences to his children & family.
# Mumbai: Ranbir and Rajiv Kapoor attend the last rites ceremony of veteran actor Shashi Kapoor at Santacruz crematorium.
#Â Mumbai: Actors Saif Ali Khan & Abhishek Bachchan attend the last rites ceremony of veteran actorÂ Shashi KapoorÂ at Santacruz crematorium.
# Anil Kapoor reaches Shashi Kapoor's residence in Juhu to attend the funeral. Naseeruddin Shah is also present to lend support to the Kapoors in their tough time.
# Sanjay Dutt was among the first few who reached the residence of Kapoors in Juhu. The actor looked quite saddened by the demise of the multi-talented scion of the First Film Family of Hindi cinema.