Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's Father Passes Away

Krishnaraj Rai had been in hospital for over a month
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's Father Passes Away
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her father Krishnaraj Rai

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s father Krishnaraj Rai, who was under intensive care at the Lilavati hospital in Mumbai, passed away on Saturday after a brief illness.

According to reports, Aishwarya’s spokesperson confirmed the news about his demise.

According to Lt Gen V Ravishankar, who was treating him at the hospital, he had lymphoma. He was in hospital for over a month.

His funeral was reportedly held Saturday night, where Aishwarya's husband Abhishek Bachchan and father-in-law Amitabh Bachchan, offered prayers. Other celebrities who paid their last respects included Shah Rukh Khan, Kunal Kapoor, Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Ashutosh Gowarikar.