Mumbai: Veteran actress Mumtaz, who worked with late superstar Rajesh Khanna in various films, remembered Kaka and revealed that she was flattered to be his close friend.
Recently in an interview to a leading media house, Mumtaz said that he met Kaka on the sets of Do Raaste
and became his huge fan but the superstar was very reserved that he hardly makes friends.
The actress further said that she was voluptuous so Rajesh use to call her "Aye moti, idhar aa"
Mumtaz also revealed that Kaka was a latecomer and he was never on time. But she always reached the sets timely.
Talking about Khanna, she said that he was not strong on dance or rhythm, so she always managed the combination shots but they had trouble doing the song "Chal Dariya Mein Doob Ja"
from the film Prem Kahani.
Mumtaz last met Rajesh Khanna in his bungalow Aashirwaad and prayed for his recovery. She also met Khanna's estranged wife Dimple Kapadia.
Mumtaz's name was linked with Khanna and according to industry insiders the actress left Bollywood after he married Dimple Kapadia.
Rajesh Khanna and Mumtaz worked together in Aap Ki Kasam, Do Raaste, Apna Desh