Rajesh Khanna: The superstar laid to rest; grandson Aarav lights pyre
Hundreds of fans gathered in front of actor Rajesh Khanna's residence Aashirwad to pay their last homage. Tweet. Comments (0). Related Latest Popular. What made Rajesh Khanna a superstar? Amitabh Bachchan recounts his days with Rajesh Khanna
The Bollywood actor was a crowd puller for the Congress Party during the 1992 election.
Often called India's first superstar, Khanna passed away Wednesday in Mumbai.
We got along really well. Although I had heard of his tantrums, I wasn't witness to any of them. To me, he was a gentleman with an endearing childlike quality. There were stars, and then there were the boys-nextdoor. Rajesh Khanna was a mix of both.
“Rajesh Khanna was a celebrated artiste who entertained millions of Indians with his performance in a variety of films,” Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said in a condolence message. “He was called the first superstar of Indian cinema and his popularity