Rishi Kapoor wants his children to see their roots in Pakistan
Mumbai: Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor mentioned he agrees with Nationwide Convention president Farooq Abdullah, who claimed that Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) belongs to Pakistan and “this would possibly not change” irrespective of what number of wars India and Pakistan battle towards one another.
Abdullah had yesterday mentioned that speak of an unbiased Kashmir was “improper” because the Valley is landlocked and surrounded by three nuclear powers — China, Pakistan and India.
His assertion got here days after Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi had rejected the thought of an “unbiased Kashmir”, saying it was not primarily based on “actuality”.
Reacting to the identical, Rishi wrote on Twitter, “Farooq Abdullah ji, Salaam! Completely agree with you sir. Jammu and Kashmir is ours, and PoK is theirs. That is the one method we are able to clear up our downside.
“Settle for it, I’m 65-years-old and I wish to see Pakistan earlier than I die. I would like my youngsters to see their roots. Bas karva dijiye (Please make it occur). Jai Mata Di!”
The Kapoor clan has a home in Peshawar, Pakistan. It was constructed between 1918 and 1922 by Dewan Basheswarnath Kapoor, father of Prithviraj Kapoor, who was the primary from the household to enter the Indian movie business.
The household shifted to India after Partition.