Shahrukh offers his consolation to Priyanka
Despite having a shoulder injury and a plaster, Shahrukh Khan attended the funeral of Priyanka Chopra’s dad, Dr.Ashok Chopra, on Monday evening at a crematorium in Mumbai. Dr.Chopra was battling against cancer and few days back he was admitted to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Mumbai. He was 62. He served in Indian Army as a Physician. Dr.Chopra is survived by his wife, Dr.Madhu Chopra, daughter Priyanka Chopra and son Siddharth Chopra.
Shahrukh Khan was present at the funeral with his wife Gauri Khan. The couple consoled Priyanka and his family and prayed God to give them courage to over-come this grieving situation. He also prayed for the deceased, that may he find rest and peace.
Apart from Shahrukh Khan, other Bollywood personalities were also present at the funeral like Karan Johar, Uday Chopra, Deepika Padukone, Ranbir Kapoor, Hrithik Roshan, Shahid Kapoor, Anurag Basu, Madhur Bhandarkar, Ranveer Singh, Uday Chopra Ramesh Sippy, Vipul Shah, Ramesh Taurani, Manish Malhotra, Daboo Ratnani and Puneet Malhotra to name a few.
Actress and Priyanka’s cousin, Parineeti Chopra was also seen grieving with the family.
Bollywood personalities have also tweeted consoling Priyanka. Bipasha Basu tweeted, “Strength to you Priyanka Chopra and your family”.
Anubhav Sinha tweeted, “Oh no! Priyanka Chopra, may god give you strength. Lots of love. May his soul rest in peace”.Genelia D'souza tweeted, “Deepest and heartfelt condolences to dear Priyanka Chopra, your mom and your fly...All the strength to you”.
Neha Dhupia tweeted, “So sad to hear about your loss Priyanka Chopra. Condolences to you and your family. Sending you tons of love and energy to get past this”.
Prabhudheva tweeted, “So sorry to hear about Priyanka Chopra's father. I hope god gives strength to her and her family to cope up with this loss. My condolences”.
Kunal Kohli tweeted, “RIP Dr.Chopra. Condolences to Priyanka Chopra. Had a great love for music. Met him in Vancouver last, amazing zest for life”.
Sophie Choudry tweeted, “Love, prayers and strength Priyanka Chopra to you and the family. Your daddy was the sweetest man and he couldn't have asked for a more loving daughter. RIP”.
Aadesh Shrivastava tweeted, “ I am very sad to hear about your loss Priyanka Chopra. Condolences to you and your family. Love and energy to get past this”.
Minissha Lamba tweeted, “My heartfelt condolences to Priyanka Chopra and Madhuji. Prayers and strength to you”.