Bollywood celebrities attended the funeral of Shilpa Shetty’s father Surendra Shetty on Wednesday in Mumbai.
The funeral saw Bollywood stars like Akshay Kumar, Abhishek Bachchan, Salim Khan and many others rallying around the Shetty family in their moment of grief.
Shilpa’s B-town friends stayed at the crematorium for more than half an hour praying for the departed soul and offering their condolences to the Shetty family.
Among the mourners were Bunty Walia, Kishan Kumar, R Madhavan, Sanjay Kapoor, Ratan Jain, Morani Brothers, Krishika Lulla of Eros, Terrence Lewis, politician Kripashankar Singh, producer Vashu Bhagnani, Ramesh Taurani and many others.
Earlier in the morning, Sophie Choudhry, politician Milind Deora, Ganesh Hegde and others paid their last respects at Shetty’s house while Arpita Khan and Raveena Tandon visited Shilpa yesterday evening.
Surendra Shetty passed away at his house after suffering from a heart attack. Shilpa and sister Shamita were close to their father and he was a great influence on Shilpa and Shamita.
Surendra also enjoyed the company of many of Shilpa’s co-stars especially Salman Khan who is known to have been quite close to senior Shetty. – CINEWS