Prominent Bollywood Actor Rio Kapadia Sadly Passes Away

On a somber Thursday afternoon, the Bollywood industry bid farewell to one of its seasoned actors, Rio Kapadia, as he succumbed to his battle with cancer. The heartbreaking news of his passing was shared by the actor’s close friend, Faisal Malik, through social media channels. Rio Kapadia had been valiantly fighting cancer, a diagnosis he received last year.The final rites and cremation ceremony are scheduled to take place on Friday at the Shiv Dham crematorium in Gurgaon. In the wake of his passing, an outpouring of condolences and tributes from fans and colleagues alike has flooded social media platforms.

Rio Kapadia

Rio Kapadia’s illustrious career spanned across numerous Bollywood films, including notable titles such as “Chak De India,” “Happy New Year,” “Mardaani,” “Khuda Hafiz,” “The Big Bull,” and “Agent Vinod,” among many others. His recent appearance in the series “Made in Heaven 2” further cemented his reputation as a versatile actor.In addition to his film work, Rio Kapadia made a significant mark in television series. His portrayal of Gandhara king Subalan, Gandhari’s father, in Siddharth Tiwari’s “Mahabharata” was particularly memorable. He also played a pivotal role in the popular series “Sapne Suhane Ladakpan Ke.”Rio Kapadia is survived by his wife, Maria Farah, and their children, Aman and Veer. His legacy as a talented and respected actor will continue to resonate in the hearts of his fans and peers.