- Sanjay Dutt performed his parents' shraadh in Varanasi
- Late Sunil Dutt wanted his shraadh to be performed in Kashi, told Sanjay
- Sanjay Dutt also did the pind daan
Actress Aditi Rao Hydari, who will share screen space with Sanjay Dutt in upcoming Bhoomi, was also present at the rituals performed in Varanasi.
Sunil Dutt, who was popularly known for his films like Mujhe Jeene Do, Yaadein and Khandan, died of a sudden heart attack in 2005 at his residence in Bandra, Mumbai. Before his death, he had been a long-time Congress MP from Mumbai and had also been a Minister in the first Manmohan Singh government while his wife late actress Nargis, who won Filmfare Best Actress Award for Mother India, died of pancreatic cancer in 1981.
Nargis's song titled Pyaar Huaa Ekraar Huaa from 1955's Shri 420, also featuring late actor Raj Kapoor, received a lot of appreciation and is even played today.
(With inputs from IANS)
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