Raj Kapoor and Nargis’ chemistry transcended the display screen. The 2 appeared in iconic movies equivalent to Awara, Shree 420, Barsaat and lots of extra. Thought-about one of the crucial iconic pairs in Hindi cinema, the 2 additionally grew shut collectively in actual life.
Nonetheless, the connection ended and Nargis married actor Sunil Dutt after he saved her on the units of Mom India. Nargis tended to Sunil for 2 weeks, taking care of his each want. The 2 tied the knot in 1958.
Speaking about this, Raj Kapoor’s son, late actor Rishi Kapoor had written in his memoirs Khullam Khulla that the connection between the 2 households healed within the later years when Nargis and husband Sunil Dutt attended his wedding ceremony. He additionally mentioned that his mom, Krishna Raj Kapoor, additionally spoke to Nargis on the event.
“My father did the whole lot with nice pomp and present and that included our wedding ceremony ceremonies. He flew within the maestro Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan from Pakistan for my sangeet. It was a typical Raj Kapoor occasion that began at 11.30 p.m. and continued until 6 a.m,” Rishi writes.
“J.P. Chowksey later informed me that one thing sudden had occurred on my wedding ceremony day too. Nargis-ji had not set foot in RK Studios after she accomplished Jagte Raho in 1956. Nonetheless, that day, she got here with Sunil Dutt to attend the ceremony. She was apparently very nervous about attending a Kapoor occasion after twenty-four years. My mom, sensing her hesitation, reportedly took her apart and mentioned, ‘My husband is a good-looking man. He’s additionally a romantic. I can perceive the attraction. I do know what you’re considering, however please don’t beat your self up over the previous. You might have come to my dwelling on a contented event and we’re right here at this time as buddies,’” Rishi mentioned in his biography.