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Aishwarya, Jaya, others attend Shammi Aunty's prayer meeting

IANS  |  Mumbai 

Rai and Jaya along with other personalities attended a prayer meeting to bid the last adieu to Nargis Rabadi, popularly known as 'Aunty', on Thursday here.

The veteran passed away at the age of 89 on Monday night, leaving behind a legacy of work and goodwill.

along with mother-in-law Jaya were among the first to turn up, followed by Aruna Irani, Farida Jalal, and

Veteran along with filmmaker Kiran Rao, Tina Ambani, Poonam Sinha, Priya Dutt, Dimple Kapadia, Farha Khan, and were also seen at the venue.

Filmmaker Abbas Mastan, Mukesh Rishi, Gajendra Chauhan, Prem Chopra, director-duo Abbas Mastan, Kamal Sadana, Dilip Joshi, along with his wife and Renuka Shahane, among others, turned up later.

Others like Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, and Abhishek took to to mourn her.

In a career spanning over five decades and over 400 films, did everything from lead roles to character roles to bit-sized parts. Toward her later years, she replayed the garrulous granny over and over again.

began her career in a character part in Sheikh Pedro" (1951) before making her debut as a heroine in "Malhar".



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First Published: Thu, March 08 2018. 21:58 IST