Shweta Nanda’s father-in-law passes away, Big B returns from Bulgaria


Rajan Nanda, businessman and father-in-law of Shweta Bachchan Nanda passed away last night. He was the chairman of Escorts Group and husband of late superstar Raj Kapoor’s daughter Ritu Nanda. He died in a hospital in Gurgaon.

Amitabh Bachchan, who has been shooting in Bulgaria for ‘Brahmastra’ took flight for Mumbai after hearing the sad news. Big B’s daughter Shweta is married to Rajan Nanda’s son Nikhil Nanda, who is the managing director of Escorts Group.

"My relative Mr Rajan Nanda, Nikhil's father and father-in-law of Shweta, just passed away. Leaving for India”, Big B wrote.

"Yes, the personal tragedy is now in discloser and transmitted... but it had a lead... a lead of distress and anxiety and apprehension from a time of some immediate length... the obvious nested facts were not pressed into the print of this page, but there were hidden hints of them in it. My hidden heart can bleed within... unseen... but it takes not away the pain of its emission," Big B added.

Rishi and Neetu Kapoor's daughter Riddhima Kapoor Sahni, who is married to Bharat Sahni, a relative of the Nanda family, also shared the news on Instagram. "You were, are and will always remain a legend! Thank you for all the love always - will miss you so much uncle - until we meet again. RIP uncle Rajan," she wrote with a picture of Rajan Nanda.