|Kolkata, July 18 :
Mourning the death of
Bollywood's first superstar Rajesh Khanna
, West Bengal Chief Minister
Wednesday recollected her association with the Bollywood
star and said he was "very fun loving".
"I had known Rajeshji
for a long time. I still remember my association with Rajesh Khanna
both of us were elected to Lok Sabha
as Congress MPs
. He was very fun
loving and used to make others laugh," said Banerjee. Rajesh Khanna
passed away Wednesday following prolonged illness. He was 69.
He was a Congress MP from the New Delhi constituency from 1992 to 1996.
that time we used to chat for long hours in the central hall of
parliament. I had once invited him for a party programme. He told me
that he would come after dressing smartly by applying all kindS of
make-up," said Banerjee.
"I remember his smiling face. The way he entertained cine lovers over the years, that was something," she added.© IANS