Pakeezah Actress Dies Passes Away


Mumbai: Veteran actor Geeta Kapoor died on Saturday morning at a Mumbai hospital. The actor was abandoned by her children last year and film personalities Ashoke Pandit and Ramesh Taurani were paying for her care.

The actor worked in over 100 films. The late veteran actor had worked in over one hundred films with a major role in Kamal Amrohi’s Pakeezah where she played Rajkumar’s second wife.

Raja, the actor’s son had apparently abandoned her last year, and never returned to check on her. CBFC member Ashoke Pandit and filmmaker Ramesh Taurani had then paid the hospital bills of the veteran actor and cared for her.