Mira is the kind of girl I wanted for Shahid: Neelima Azeem


Mumbai: Shahid Kapoor’s mother Neelima Azeem is happy to get a daughter-in-law like Mira Rajput as she says she’s the kind of girl she always wanted for her son.

Shahid and Mira’s reception here on Sunday night was a grand and starry affair. Held at the Palladium Hotel, it saw the presence of stars like Amitabh Bachchan, Anil Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor, Kangana Ranaut, Arjun Kapoor and more.

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Neelima, the estranged wife of Shahid’s father and veteran actor Pankaj Kapur, was visibly happy for their son.

“I am incredibly happy as Shahid has found such a dignified and beautiful girl with a wonderful heart. She comes form a wonderful family and they are extremely lovely people. This is the kind of girl I wanted for Shahid. So, I am extremely happy and I have got the daughter that I always wanted,” Neelima told reporters here.

Delhi girl Mira, 21, is a graduate from the city’s Lady Shri Ram College. The duo met out of their families’ belief in the Radha Soami sect, a philosophical organisation based on the spiritual teachings of all religions.