"We need to learn how to be human again," Shaheen Bhatt wrote in her post, which has plainly resonated with many. "Extremely well said," read one comment. Shaheen is the elder of filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt's and actress Soni Razdan's two daughters.
Read Shaheen's post here:
Both Abhishek and Amitabh Bachchan posted tweets thanking those who sent in condolence wishes. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who has a five-year-old daughter with Abhishek, is not on social media.
Thank you all for the prayers and wishes for Aishwarya's father.? Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) March 22, 2017
T 2469 - To them that express condolence on the passing of Aishwarya's Father .. my gratitude .. ! pic.twitter.com/aiLUhiTqxM? Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) March 19, 2017
Krishnaraj Rai is survived by his wife Vrinda, daughter Aishwarya, son Aditya and grandchildren.