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Amid coronavirus lockdown, Rishi Kapoor's daughter seeks MHA's permission to travel to Mumbai: Report

Travelling within and outside the country has been restricted due to the nationwide lockdown in place to help curb the spread of the novel coronavirus

April 30, 2020 / 02:11 PM IST
Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor passed away on April 30 after a prolonged illness.

Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor passed away on April 30 after a prolonged illness.

Rishi Kapoor's daughter Riddhima Kapoor Sahni has sought permission from the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) to travel to Mumbai from Delhi, News 18 has reported.

According to the report, Delhi Police is facilitating the same.

Travelling within and outside the country has been restricted due to the nationwide lockdown in place to help curb the spread of the novel coronavirus.

Rishi Kapoor, an acclaimed actor passed away on April 30. He was 67.

Also read | ‘He's gone’: Tributes pour in on social media as Rishi Kapoor passes away

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His last rites are to be performed at Chandanwadi Crematorium in Kalbadevi, Mumbai.

News agency ANI also quoted DCP (Southeast) RP Meena as saying that Delhi Police has issued movement pass to five people, including Riddhima Kapoor, to travel to Mumbai.

The veteran actor had not been keeping well and was admitted to a hospital in Mumbai on April 29. He had returned to India in September 2019 after undergoing treatment for cancer in the US for almost a year.

Rishi Kapoor is survived by his wife Neetu Singh and children Ranbir and Riddhima.

Also read | Rishi Kapoor's last word on Twitter: 'We have to win this coronavirus war together'
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first published: Apr 30, 2020 12:05 pm

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