Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan held a prayer meet in honour of her father Krishnaraj Rai, who passed away on Saturday, after battling a prolonged illness. The final rights and cremation were performed later the same evening, with all the members of the Bachchan family, a number of Bollywood stars and family friends in attendance to pay their last respects.
On Tuesday, a small prayer meet was held in Mumbai, which saw a number of Ash's friends from the film fraternity stopping by to offer their condolences in her moment of grief. Aishwarya was seen arriving at the venue with her daughter Aaradhya and mother Vrinda. Abhishek, Amitabh along with Jaya and Shweta were all present at the prayer meet.
The family was joined by a number of close friends including Twinkle Khanna and mother Dimple Kapadia, Vidya Balan with husband Siddharth Roy Kapur and brother-in-law Aditya Roy Kapoor, Boney Kapoor and wife Sridevi along with Kajol and Neetu Kapoor were present at the venue.
Krishnaraj Rai is survived by his wife Vrinda Rai, son Aditya Rai and daughter Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.