Grandson Aarav lights Rajesh Khanna's pyre
Nine-year-old grandson Aarav lit Rajesh Khanna's pyre today at the Vile Parle cremetorium. Braving the rain, thousand of fans gathered to pay tribute to Bollywood's first superstar Rajesh Khanna. Pay your tributes |Superstar of romance | Last goodbye from Pushpabollywood Updated: Jul 20, 2012 11:41 IST
Nine-year-old grandson Aarav lit Rajesh Khanna's pyre on Thursday at the Vile Parle cremetorium, said a close family friend.
"Aarav lit the pyre and Akshay Kumar (Rajesh Khanna's son-in-law) assisted him," the late superstar's close friend Vijay Zaveri told IANS.
Braving the rain, thousand of fans gathered to pay tribute to Bollywood's first superstar Rajesh Khanna. Celebrities like Karan Johar and Rani Mukerji were also there.
Rajesh started his career with the 1966 film Akhari Khat and went on to feature in hit films like Aradhana, Kati Patang, Anand and Amar Prem that propelled him to dazzling fame.
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First Published: Jul 19, 2012 11:11 IST