Bollywood actor Ashish Chaudhary lost his sister Monica and brother-in-law in the attack on the Oberoi Trident hotel. The couple had gone for a dinner to the Tiffin restaurant inside the hotel on Wednesday night. The EMI actor was inconsolable when he saw the dead bodies of his sister and brother-in-law who were among the 24 killed at the hotel.
Ashish had rushed to the spot ever since he heard about the attacks on Wednesday night and maintained a tense vigil outside the hotel. A source close to the family revealed that the entire family was in a state of shock and could not believe Monica and her husband were no more. The couple had two school going children. Ashish was unavailable for comment after the incident.
Story first published: Saturday, November 29, 2008, 12:15 [IST]