Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra's father Dr Ashok Chopra, who was fighting with cancer for a long time, passed away on Monday afternoon. Priyanka was very close to her father and she has also got a tattoo on her hands which says 'Daddy's little girl'.
Dr Ashok Chopra had been a great pillar of support for Priyanka. He was often seen accompanying his daughter for award functions and events. Ashok Chopra's illness was a big blow to Priyanka. The family came to know about his cancer in 2008. Priyanka approached the best doctors for his treatment. She even took her father abroad for the treatments. But from past 18 days he was really unwell and was on life support.
Ashok Chopra's cremation was held on Monday evening at Oshiwara crematorium in Mumbai. The last rites of Ashok Chopra took place around 5.30 pm.
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Priyanka At Award Show
Priyanka Chopra's father holding Priyanka Chopra's Filmfare award.
Priyanka Chopra with her parents and younger brother Siddharth Chopra.
Ashok Chopra's Album
Priyanka Chopra at the launch of Ashok Chopra's debut music album.
Priyanka's Miss World Pic
Priyanka Chopra with her father Ashok Chopra after winning the Miss World title.
Not long ago, Priyanka Chopra posted a picture of her family on micro blogging site Twitter.
Priyanka And Ashok Chopra
Priyanka Chopra clicked with father Ashok Chopra outside her Mumbai home.
Priyanka At An Event
Priyanka Chopra clicked with father Ashok Chopra at a Bollywood event.
Ashok Chopra With Daughter
A surgeon by profession, Dr Ashok Chopra also served in the Indian Army.
Dr Ashok Chopra retired in the year 1997 from the army as Lieutenant Colonel.
PeeCee With Father
PeeCee's father Dr Ashok Chopra was fighting with cancer for a long time.
Ashok Chopra With Priyanka
Priyanka was very close to her father and she has also got a tattoo on her hands which says 'Daddy's little girl'.
Ashok Chopra's illness was a big blow to Priyanka. The family came to know about his cancer in 2008.
Priyanka And Ashok
From past 18 days Priyanka Chopra's father was really unwell and was on life support.
Ashok Chopra Death
Ashok Chopra passed away on Monday afternoon. His cremation was held on Monday evening in Mumbai.