Bina Rai, an Anarkali from the 1953 film Anarkali, passed away on this day. Bina Rai used to be the most beautiful actor of her time. She used to win everyone's heart with her performances. It is said that 'Anarkali' was often screened in the theatre in front of the theatre where the film 'Mughal-E-Azam' was run, Bina Rai's Anarkali was still loved after 7 years. Actress Bina Rai's films 'Ghunghat', 'Taj Mahal', 'Anarkali' and many other films are loved by the people.
Actress Bina Rai was married to actor Prem Nath, though her affair is still discussed in the film industry. That is why people remember actress Bina Rai not only because of her brilliant film career but also because of her love affair with actor Prem Nath. Bina Rai and Prem Nath fell in love with each other while working on the sets of the film 'Woman'. The two were then married and had two sons named Prem Kishan and Kailash Nath alias 'Monty'. However, very few people know that actor Prem Nath was madly in love with Madhubala, a famous actress of his time.
There was a time when the two stars were about to tie the knot but the two parted ways due to religious differences. Bina quit the film industry after her marriage to Prem Nath and when actor Prem Nath died in 1992, Bina Rai said in an interview to Cineplot in 1996, 'I remember being a busy woman. I'd love to play roles that suit my age. Bina Rai passed away at the age of 78 due to cardiac arrest.