Bollywood's first superstar Rajesh Khanna, who passed away on
this day, July 18, 2012, will be honoured by the film fraternity on
his first death anniversary. Reportedly, Khanna's statue will be
installed at the Bandra bandstand alongside other prominent
personalities like Yash Chopra, Dev Anand and Raj Kapoor.
As per the reports, the UTV Stars channel have recently
announced that the late superstar Rajesh Khanna statue's will be
unveiled at the Walk of the Stars at Bandra Bandstand Promenade. It
was further said that the statue will be unveiled by the actor's
family members and other big stars from the industry.
"UTV Stars will commemorate Rajesh Khanna's inimitable style and
charismatic smile in a life-size brass statue. The brass statue
will immortalise one of his iconic poses from his films and will be
unveiled by the actor's family amongst well-known names from the
industry," read a statement from the channel.