Khanna, who died of cancer on Wednesday, knew that his time has
come. Before his death Rajesh Khanna told his family, "The
medications are not working. I know my time has come."
Rajesh Khanna had one last wish. He wanted to have a grand
funeral. After his death, his family made sure that his last wish
gets fulfilled. Rajesh Khanna left his house like a King on a
flower decked truck and thousands of his fans were there to bid
their last adieu to India's first superstar.
Rajesh Khanna was laid in a transparent casket in a vehicle with
white flowers all over it. Rajesh Khanna's family stood next to his
casket. From media to Bollywood stars to thousands of fans,
everyone was there to get the last glimpse of the king of romance.
Rajesh Khanna's grandson lit the pyre.
Rajesh Khanna's condolence meet will be held on Saturday.