Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s father Krishnaraj Rai, who had been in a critical state since the last couple of weeks, has passed away on 18 March.
Krishnaraj, who was in the intensive care at the Lilavati hospital, succumbed to lymphoma at around 4 pm on Saturday. He was an Army biologist.
The funeral of the actress’s father took place around 8:30 pm at Vile Parle Seva Sansthan Shamshan Bhoomi. Aditya Rai (Aishwarya’s brother) performed the last rites.
Aishwarya’s father-in-law Amitabh Bachchan, mother-in-law Jaya Bachchan and husband Abhishek Bachchan were close by her and offered their prayers.
Shah Rukh Khan came to pay his last respects.