Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's father Krishnaraj Rai died on Saturday evening in Mumbai. A stream of Bollywood celebrities were spotted at his prayer meeting
The film was 1971's Tamil devotional Aathi Parashakti, in which Jayalalithaa played the lead role of Goddess Sakthi, opposite Gemini Ganesan as Lord Shiva. Sridevi, then a child artiste, appeared as Lord Murugan. Now 53, Sridevi recalled Jayalalithaa as "articulate, dignified, cultured and caring."
She joins the ranks of actresses like Tanvi Azmi, Sridevi and Manisha Koirala, Urmila Matondkar, Tabu, Vidya Balan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra
Bollywood actress Sridevi paid tribute to renowned film director K Balachander who died of a cardiac arrest yesterday at the age of 84