Janhvi Kapoor has beforehand spoken about how her father Boney Kapoor give up smoking on the behest of her mom, late actor Sridevi. Now, Boney has spoken in regards to the time when he felt like going again to cigarettes after Sridevi’s demise.
During a current look on Kapil Sharma’s present, Boney stated that when Sridevi handed away in 2018 throughout their Dubai journey, he was extraordinarily careworn. “When she passed away, when I was in Dubai for those 3-4 days, I had so much urge because I was all alone in distress, tension, anxiety, all those things, that was the only time I felt like smoking,” he recalled. At this time, he remembered that when Sridevi had first requested him to give up, she advised him to take action by reminding him of his love for her. “But then I said that the minute she is gone, I want to smoke? If I truly love her, I will not. So I didn’t then and I have not touched… I have never had the urge also,” he stated.
In the identical dialog, Boney recalled how he had first give up smoking in 1995 in the course of the early days of their relationship. He recollected, “When me and Sridevi started going out, one day when we were in new York, it was in 1995 , she asked me, ‘you will do anything for me? you say you love me’ and I said ‘yeah’. She said ‘stop smoking’. I used to have a gold Cartier lighter with a watch inside it and I flung it out like a hero along with the packet of smokes I was carrying.”
He shared that once they reached the resort, he gathered all of his cigarette packets and handed them over to Sridevi in her room and didn’t smoke once more for 12 years. But he resumed it in 2006, “I had a major financial stress and I was in London (and that’s how it started again).” Boney remembered that in 2016, the docs had advised him to give up smoking and at the moment, “She said ‘now you don’t love me anymore’.” In 2017, he lastly kicked the behavior and did the identical factor he did in New York, gave away all of his cigarettes and by no means smoked once more.
Sridevi and Boney Kapoor had been married for over twenty years. Sridevi handed away in February 2018.