This ad will auto close in 10 seconds

Shammi Kapoor`s ashes immersed in Dal Lake

Last Updated: Sunday, September 4, 2011 - 11:35

Mumbai: He romanced a bevy of Bollywood beauties in the snow-capped mountains of Kashmir in films like "Kashmir Ki Kali" and "Junglee" and immortalised the shikara on the Dal Lake in the song "Tareef karun kya uski". And finally, veteran Bollywood actor Shammi Kapoor has become a part of that surrounding forever.

The ashes of the actor, who left for his heavenly abode Aug 14, were immersed in the Dal Lake by his son Aditya Raj Kapoor.

According to reports, Aditya Raj was accompanied by his sister Kanchan and actors Shabana Azmi, Vinod Khanna, Asha Parekh, Sharmila Tagore, Amitabh Bachchan and Tina Ambani.

"Yes, we have immersed the ashes in the Dal Lake," Aditya Raj told IANS on phone.

Aditya Raj, along with all the actors, left here for Srinagar for the immersion Friday morning.


First Published: Sunday, September 4, 2011 - 11:35

More from zeenews

comments powered by Disqus


  • The Crew movie review: Visually rich, entertaining 
  • 'Coffee With D' movie review: Sunil Grover’s film is fun in a ditzy way