Bollywood celebrities took to Twitter to offer their condolences.
Rishi Kapoor tweeted, “RIP. Thank you Nimmy Aunty for all the blessings. You were a part of the RK family.Allah aapko Jannat naseeb kare. Ameen.”
Mahesh Bhatt wrote on Twitter, “‘You may win your hearts desire, but in the end you are cheated of it by death.’ Goodbye Nimmiji.”
Born as Nawab Banoo, Nimmi was a popular actor of the 50s.
She made her debut in Raj Kapoor’s Barsaat and it was the legendary actor-director, who had given her the screen name of Nimmi.After the super success of Barsaat, she appeared in a string of hit movies in the 50s and early 60s. Some of her memorable movies included Mehboob Khan’s Aan (1952), Daag (1952), Amar (1954), Uran Khatola (1955), Basant Bahar (1956) and Mere Mehboob (1963).