Manoj Muntashir, lyricist and screenwriter and a choose on Sony TV’s singing actuality present Indian Idol 12, has apologised for a factual mistake he dedicated on the present’s newest episode.
Within the episode, Muntashir, recognized for songs like “Tere Sang Yaara”, “Dil Meri Na Sune”, “Phir Bhi Tumko Chaahunga”, “Kaun Tujhe” and likewise for writing the Hindi dubbed dialogues for Baahubali 2 and Black Panther, had talked about Shammi Kapoor and his relationship along with his late spouse and actor Geeta Baali.
Muntashir talked about an anecdote in keeping with which Kapoor utilized Geeta’s lipstick to the parting between her hair rather than vermillion to consummate their marriage.
Like all you beautiful individuals on the market, I’m a die exhausting hindi cinema fan too. Generally fan do commit errors unintentionally. I apologize a couple of factual error in at the moment’s Indian idol episode. Shammi ji married Neila Devi after the premature demise of Geeta Bali Ji. 🙏 @SonyTV
— Manoj Muntashir (@manojmuntashir) May 1, 2021
Whereas speaking to Rauf Ahmed for his e book Shammi Kapoor: The Sport Changer, Kapoor had mentioned, “Once we reached the temple on the morning time, Geeta in her by-now crumpled salwar-kameez and I in my kurta-pajama, it was pouring cats and canine. With Hari Valia as the only real witness, the pujari (priest) carried out the ceremonial rites and we took seven pheras (rounds) of the holy fireplace and have been declared husband and spouse. Geeta took out a lipstick from her purse and requested me to use it on her maang (parting of the hair) like sindoor (vermilion) to proclaim our marital standing.”
After speaking in regards to the anecdote, Manoj went on to say that Shammi Kapoor by no means married once more, however the reality is that he did. In 1969, 4 years after the demise of Geeta, he married Neela Devi Gohil. Their marriage lasted till Neela’s demise in 2011.
Muntashir wrote on Twitter, “Like all you beautiful individuals on the market, I’m a die exhausting Hindi cinema fan too. Generally fan do commit errors unintentionally. I apologize a couple of factual error in at the moment’s Indian idol episode. Shammi ji married Neila Devi after the premature demise of Geeta Bali Ji. @SonyTV (sic).”