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Over 3 months after death, film hairstylist cremated in Mumbai

Press Trust of India  |  Mumbai 

hairstylist was Friday cremated over three months after she died, a said.

(75) was found dead in her flat in August this year and her body had to be kept in the Cooper Hospital morgue in Juhu as police and others were unable to find any of her kin.

had reportedly worked as hairstylist in several Hindi films, including super hits like Amar Prem, Caravan, and Hum Kisise Kum Nahin.

"We cremated her at 1pm in on Friday. For three months, police was looking for her relatives but could not locate anyone. People from film associations were also contacted for this but the search was in vain," told PTI Friday.

He said police Friday gave permission to cremate Kapoor. Versova-based Gidwani has been conducting final rites of unclaimed bodies for the past three decades.

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First Published: Fri, December 07 2018. 14:55 IST