- Rajiv was once in love with Padmini
- Raj Kapoor played the role of a villain
- The film was selected by Padmini
Less than a year after the death of actor Rishi Kapoor, popular actor Rajiv Kapoor, who reached the hearts of fans with his film ‘Ram Teri Ganga Maili’, has died of a heart attack. He was 58 years old. Rajiv made his Bollywood debut in the 1983 film Ek Jaan Hain Hum. His film ‘Ram Teri Ganga Maili’ was the best film in which he appeared with actress Mandakini. At that time, his name was also associated with actress Padmini Kolhapure.
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Rajiv started his film career as an assistant director. He had earlier co-directed the RK Banner film ‘Biwi O Biwi’. After that, Raj Kapoor himself had hired Rajiv as his assistant director.
When Raj Kapoor directed ‘Prem Rog’ starring Rishi Kapoor and Padmini Kolhapure, Rajiv was working as their assistant director. Rajiv Kapoor fell in love with Padmini during the filming of this movie. Rajiv and Padmini used to chat a lot during the break of the movie ‘Pyaar Ka Silsila’. Whenever Raj Kapoor called Rajiv for the shoot, Padmini would come out of his makeup room. These things spread like wildfire. It started appearing in media and magazines.
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Raj Kapoor was shocked by the incident and gave a direct warning to Padmini. If you want to work in this film, you have to stop talking to Rajiv, he was scolded. Padmini chose the film instead of Rajiv and their love story stopped there.