Legendary Shashi Kapoor had fans across the globe. Hence, it came as no surprise when his fans in Pakistan gathered outside Kapoor Haveli, in Peshawar to pay a tribute to him.
We came across a few pictures and tweets that surfaced online a while ago. Fans labelled Shashi Kapoor ‘Pride Of Peshawar’ and put up huge posters of him. Check them out.
Memorial held for legendary actor #ShashiKapoor in Peshawar, #Pakistan, outside his father Prithviraj Kapoor’s house where his elder brother Raj Kapoor was born. Moving tribute by fans who call him the ‘Pride of Peshawar’. Prayers for peace to his soul. 🙏🏻 pic.twitter.com/3TjcJ47HQU— Aditya Raj Kaul (@AdityaRajKaul) December 6, 2017
It was also the birthplace of Raj Kapoor.
Shashi Kapoor passed away on December 4 after
prolonged illness. The veteran superstar had been ailing for quite some time
and was confined to a wheel chair. His elder son Kunal was by his bedside when his end
came. His daughter Sanjana and his younger son Karan rushed as soon as they
heard the news. Both of them were out of station when the veteran star breathed
A host of celebs such as Shah Rukh Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Randhir Kapoor, Ranbir Kapoor, Anil Kapoor, Lara Dutta, Naseeruddin Shah, Ratna Pathak, Sanjay Dutt, Salim Khan, Ayaan Mukerjee, Hansal Mehta, Shakti Kapoor, Abhishek Bachchan and Amitabh Bachchan among others were present to pay their last tribute to the legend.
Padma Bhushan Shashi Kapoor was honoured with a 3-gun salute by the government.
Image Source: twitter/shashikapoorfans/AdityaRajKaul