Today in New Delhi, India
Jul 17, 2019-Wednesday
New Delhi
  • Humidity
  • Wind

Thank you for being my voice: Rishi Kapoor remembers ‘great’ Mohammad Rafi

Marking his 37th death anniversary, actors Rishi Kapoor and Jackie Shroff remembered the legendary singer Mohammad Rafi.

bollywood Updated: Jul 31, 2017 13:12 IST
Indo Asian News Service
Rishi Kapoor,Mohammad RAFI,Rafi death anniversary
Singer Mohammad Rafi died on July 31, 1980 following a heart attack.

Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor remembered legendary Bollywood singer Mohammad Rafi on his 37th death anniversary, Monday.

The 64-year-old actor on Monday morning thanked the singer for being his voice in films. He also shared a photograph of himself along with Rafi from a wedding. “Remembering the great Mohammad Rafi Sahab. Thank you for being my voice, lost you 37 years back today. Peace be with you!,” Rishi captioned the image.

Rafi sang songs like Dard-e-dil from the 1980 film Karz and Shirdi wale Saibaba from the 1977 film Amar Akbar Anthony for Rishi.

Rafi died in 1980, following a heart attack. He is also known for famous numbers like Chaudhvin ka chand ho, Kya hua tera wada, Aadmi musaafir hai and Maine poocha chand se.

Actor Jackie Shroff tweeted: “Mujhe dard-e-dil ka pata na tha mujhe aap kisliye mil gaye... Long live Mohd Rafi saab.”

Follow @htshowbiz for more

First Published: Jul 31, 2017 13:12 IST