Legendary actor Rajesh Khanna, who breathed his last on Wednesday afternoon, was cremated on Thursday, July 19. He has left behind fond memories of his stellar contribution to Hindi cinema.
Thousands of fans lined up to bid adieu to the first superstar of Bollywood Rajesh Khanna on his final journey began from his residence in Bandra. The funeral procession began from his bungalow, 'Aashirwad' on Carter Road at around 10 am.
His body was taken to the Pawan Hans crematorium in an open truck strewn with white flowers and carrying a huge black and white photographs of the actor. His body was placed in a glass coffin accompanied by son-in-law and actor Akshay Kumar, ex-wife Dimple Kapadia
and his younger daughter Rinkie Khanna.
Media, admirers, other Bollywood personalities and fans made a beeline with roads cordoned off with policemen all over. The superstar, fondly known as 'Kaka' to film industry, received a well-attended cremation.