Raj Kapoor's daughter Ritu Nanda passes away at 71

Amitabh Bachchan

Married to Escorts group Chairman Rajan Nanda, who died in 2018, Ritu was an entrepreneur associated with the life insurance business. The news of her demise was first shared by Riddhima Kapoor, who took to her Instagram and offered her condolences to her late aunt.

Ranbir Kapoor's mother Neetu Kapoor and sister Riddhima Kapoor Sahani also confirmed Ritu's death in their respective Instagram posts.

The morning definitely didn't start on a positive note for the Bachchan family as we all woke up to the news that Sweta Bachchan Nanda's mother-in-law Ritu Nanda had passed away. She was suffering from Cancer. Ritu Nanda was 71, when she passed away. Unlike her three brothers - Randhir, Rishi, and Rajiv - she did not venture into acting and instead worked as an insurance advisor.


According to Pinkvilla, Nanda was the chairwoman and chief executive officer of Ritu Nanda Insurance Services (RNIS). We are in Delhi.

Ritu Nanda was diagnosed with cancer a few years back. "The funeral is today", Randhir told the portal. Neetu Kapoor posted a picture with her sister in law. She wrote, "My dearest, may your soul rest in peace", as she shared a photo of herself with Ritu Nanda.

Ritu Nanda created several new insurance records for which she bagged several coveted awards, including the "Best Insurance Advisor of the Decade" from LIC. She also holds a record of selling 17,000 pension plans in one day. This makes her the grandmother of Navya Naveli Nanda and Agastya Nanda. She was undergoing treatment in the United States for the same.

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