Pamela Chopra, wife of late czar of romantic films, Yash Chopra, passed away in Mumbai today. She was 74. Pamela is survived by her two sons – filmmaker Aditya Chopra, who is married to actress Rani Mukherjee, and actor-producer Uday Chopra.
She was ailing for a couple of weeks and was admitted to a private hospital for treatment where she breathed her last this morning, an industry source said. Pamela Singh – a cousin of the renowned actress Simi Garewal, was married in 1970 to Yash Chopra, the younger brother of the legendary film-maker B. R. Chopra.
“With heavy hearts, the Chopra family would like to inform you that Pamela Chopra, 74, passed away this morning. Her cremation took place at 11 am today,” the family said in a statement.
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Yash Chopra, a multiple National Award winner and a Dadasaheb Phalke Award laureate passed away in Mumbai in October 2012, aged 80, due to Dengue.