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'Bhag jaldi Dilli pagal': Smriti Irani remembers Rishi Kapoor's advice

Rishi Kapoor died in a Mumbai hospital on Thursday, his brother Randhir Kapoor said. He was 67

Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani during the inaugural session of the national conclave of  'Accomplishments and Way Forward for Textiles Sector', in New Delhi, Sunday | Photo: PTI
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Paying a moving tribute to Kapoor, Smriti Irani remembered her last meeting with the actor on a movie set.

Press Trust of India New Delhi
"Bhag jaldi Dilli pagal," were the words of veteran actor Rishi Kapoor to Union minister Smriti Irani in 2014 when he came to know that she had been summoned to the national capital take oath after formation of a new government.

Paying a moving tribute to Kapoor, Irani remembered her last meeting with the actor on a movie set.

"In 2014 he told me 'bhag jaldi Dilli pagal ' for he knew I've been summoned to take oath. The last I saw him was on a set and that's how I will remember him. Prodding you to do your best,

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First Published: Apr 30 2020 | 1:53 PM IST

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