Ayushmann Khurrana recently said goodbye to his father, P Khurrana, who passed away on May 19.
Taking to his Instagram, Ayushmann shared a series of photos from his father’s final rites and wrote, “To become like one’s father, one must go far away from him.”
He continued with, “For the first time, I feel like my father is both far away and very close to me at the same time.”
He concluded by saying, “Thank you for the way you brought us up, your love, your sense of humor, and all the wonderful memories. Jai Jai.”
The father of the Vicky Donor actor was admitted to a hospital two days prior to his death due to heart disease. In Chandigarh, both of P Khurrana’s exceptional sons performed his final rites.
Ayushmann and Aparshakti, along with their wives Tahira Kahyap and Aakriti Ahuja, were seen at the cremation site, as per reports from India Today.
On May 19, one of Aparshakti Khurrana’s representatives issued an official statement confirming his father’s death.
“We are deeply saddened to inform you that Ayushmann and Aparshakti Khurana’s father, Astrologer P Khurana, passed away at 10:30 am this morning in Mohali due to a prolonged, incurable illness. During this time of personal loss, we are grateful for all of your prayers and assistance.”