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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan visits Allahabad to immerse her father Krishnaraj Rai's ashes

Her Father Passed Away Earlier This Year On March 18, 2017. He Was Under Intensive Care At Lilavati Hospital And Succumbed To Lymphoma After Being Admitted In Hospitals For Over A Month.

PTI | Updated on: 05 Aug 2017, 08:22:48 PM
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan visits Allahabad to immerse her father Krishnaraj Rai's ashes. (ANI)


Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan with her husband Abhishek Bachchan and daughter Aaradhya reached to Allahabad Ghat to immerse ashes of her late father Krishnaraj Rai.

When they arrived at the Sangam, the group was received by policemen and priests, who escorted them on to a boat.

Amid chants of hymns the actress immersed her father's ashes. "It was a personal visit by the Bachchans who had requested for a privacy and hence only bare minimum deployment of police personnel was bade. They left immediately after performing the rites at the Sangam," District Magistrate Sanjay Kumar said.

Her father passed away earlier this year on March 18, 2017. He was suffering from Cancer and under intensive care at Lilavati hospital. Two days after Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's father passed away after a long stay in the hospital, the friends and family of the Bachchans were seen visiting them to pay their respects.

Incidentally, the last time Incidentally, the last time the Bachchans visited the city was a decade ago when they accompanied Abhishek's superstar father Amitabh Bachchan to immerse the ashes of the latter's mother Teji Bachchan.

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First Published : 05 Aug 2017, 08:22:48 PM