Shashi Kapoor gets Phalke Award on Mother’s Day: Twitter recalls his iconic ‘mere paas matriarch hai’ dialogue

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Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday conferred a prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award on maestro actor-filmmaker Shashi Kapoor during a Prithvi Theatre.

Due to Kapoor’s ill health, he could not transport to a collateral for a endowment rite on 3 May. So, apportion Jaitley flew in to Mumbai to consult a endowment on him.

The 77-year-old came on a entertainment on a wheelchair, though he smiled and folded his hands in bend after receiving a honour — a third for Indian cinema’s renouned Kapoor family.


Courtesy: Twitter, Rishi Kapoor. Courtesy: Twitter, Rishi Kapoor.

Courtesy: Twitter, Rishi Kapoor.

The actor’s name immediately started trending on amicable media and with currently being Mother’s Day, Kapoor’s ‘mere paas matriarch hai‘ discourse from Deewar seems to be Twitter favourite:





To watch Kapoor accept a endowment during Prithvi entertainment several Bollywood bigwigs had incited up.  Members of a Kapoor family were apparently benefaction though detached from them, Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini and Saif Ali Khan were also in attendance.  Rishi Kapoor even tweeted out a print of Shashi Kapoor surrounded by all his heroines — Waheda Rehman, Nafisa Ali, Maushumi Chatterjee, Zeenat Aman, Shabana Azmi, Rekha, Neetu Singh and Supriya Pathak.