Dilip Kumar, Raj Kapoor, Shah Rukh Khan and Sanjay Dutt’s ancestral homes are in Pakistan

Mumbai. It has been more than 70 years since the painful partition of India and Pakistan. Millions of people were killed in this partition and countless became homeless and came on the streets. The ancestral homes of people who came to India from Pakistan and the golden memories associated with them remained in Pakistan. Many people who came to India after partition became very popular in the country. According to media reports, many of these people have established themselves in politics and Bollywood. In politics, where Lal Krishna Advani and former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh are two legends, in Bollywood with Dilip Kumar, Raj Kapoor, Shahrukh Khan, Sanjay Dutt and Rajesh Khanna. Along with, the ancestral homes of many artists are in Pakistan. Take a look at these artists…

Dilip Kumar
Veteran actor Dilip Kumar, who is called the Tragedy King of Bollywood, was born in Peshawar’s Kissa Khawani Bazaar. After partition, his father left his ancestral home and came to Mumbai. The Government of Pakistan has declared his house as a National Heritage. Recently he passed away.

Raj Kapoor
Raj Kapoor, who is called the ‘show man’ of Bollywood, was also born in Peshawar. Dilip Kumar and Raj Kapoor were neighbors in Peshawar. Raj Kapoor’s ancestral house has also been declared a National Heritage by the Government of Pakistan. According to media reports, his mansion is 100 years old.

Sanjay Dutt
Bollywood’s ‘villain’ Sanjay Dutt’s father was a resident of Pakistan. Sunil Dutt’s house was in Khurd area, located 14 km from Jhelum. Sanjay Dutt’s mother Nargis was also a resident of Rawalpindi in Pakistan.

Shahrukh Khan
Shahrukh Khan’s father’s name is Mir Taj Mohammad Khan. He was born in Peshawar, Pakistan. After partition, his father moved to Delhi from Peshawar. Even today his relatives live in Shahrukh’s ancestral house.

Rajesh Khanna
Bollywood’s first superstar Rajesh Khanna is also said to have a connection with Pakistan. Although he was born in Amritsar, media reports have suggested a place near his ancestral home, Faisalabad.

Dev Anand
Dev Anand was born in Shakargarh Tehsil of Gurdaspur district of Punjab. This tehsil went to the part of Pakistan after partition. His family had bought a house in Lahore. Dev Anand has completed his education from Lahore.

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