01/6From Shabana Azmi’s getting injured in accident to a man claiming to be Aishwarya Rai’s son – here are the newsmakers of the week
This week was a potpourri of good and bad news. Bollywood mourned the death of Raj Kapoor’s daughter Ritu Nanda and on the other hand, a viral internet video showcased a man claiming to be Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s son – a lot happened in B-town this week. Also, veteran actress Shabana Azmi met with an accident while returning to Mumbai from Pune. Here’s taking a look at all the top news which made headlines this week.
02/6Shabana Azmi injured in an accident
Veteran Bollywood actress Shabana Azmi met with an accident on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway on Saturday afternoon. Her car reportedly dashed against a truck on the highway at around 3.30 pm near Khalapur, over 60 kms from Mumbai. Noted lyricist and her husband Javed Akhtar was also travelling with Shabana Azmi, but he was safe. “Veteran actor Shabana Azmi has been admitted at Kokilaben Ambani hospital. She is stable and under observation,” Dr Santosh Shetty, Executive Director and CEO of the hospital said in a statement to ANI.
03/6A 32-year old man claimed to be Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s son
A video surfaced on the internet this week wherein a 32 year old man claimed to be Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s son. The 2018 clip showcased a Mangalore based man claiming that he was born to Aishwarya in 1988 in London through IVF. According to reports, he stated that Aishwarya’s parents, Brinda and late Krishnaraj Rai, looked after him till the age of two after which his father, Vadivelu Reddy brought him to Visakhapatnam. The man also expressed his wish to shift to Mumbai with his alleged ‘mother’ Aishwarya.
04/6Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal party together
Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif once again set tongues wagging with their appearance last week. The alleged couple was snapped partying at director Ali Abbas Zafar’s birthday bash. A video doing the rounds on social media featured Vicky keeping a close eye on his rumoured lady love as she helped director Ali cut the cake. The ‘Uri’ actor was snapped standing behind Kat’s sister Isabelle, hooting and cheering for the two.
05/6Varun Dhawan and Natasha Dalal to have a Goa wedding
Varun Dhawan and Natasha Dalal’s wedding is much awaited by fans. While it was rumoured that they would get hitched in 2019, the couple is yet to take the vows. Varun and Natasha hit headlines this week as a report stated that the couple is set to tie the knot in May this year. The couple will reportedly have a lavish Summer wedding in Goa and several Bollywood actors have been informed to keep their second and third week of May 2020 free. This beach wedding sounds exciting.
06/6Raj Kapoor’s daughter Ritu Nanda passed away
Raj Kapoor’s eldest daughter Ritu Nanda passed away on February 14. She was Shweta Bachchan Nanda’s mother-in-law and Amitabh Bachchan shared the news of her demise on his blog and wrote, “My ‘samdhan’ Ritu Nanda, Shweta’s mother-in-law, passed away suddenly at 1.15 am .. cannot communicate .. travelling.” Ritu Nanda’s brothers Rishi and Randhir Kapoor, while Abhishek, Aishwarya and Amitabh were snapped travelling to Delhi. Abhishek was later snapped accompanying his niece Navya Naveli and nephew Agastya Nanda for the final rites at Hardiwar.