Deepika Padukone's maternal grandfather, Jayant Karkal breathed
his last on January 30, 2017 at the age of 95 according to a report
from Mumbai Mirror. The family were staying in Mumbai along with
Deepika's mother Ujjala Padukone.
It is reported that the Padmavati actress is spending time with
her family in the time of need and she is known to be very close to
her grandfather and also spent the new years of 2017 with him. She
had opened up about her New Year plans by saying,
"I celebrated my New Year with my grand parents. Today (January
1) is my grandfathers 95th birthday. Every year I travel abroad to
celebrate New Year, but this time I wanted to celebrate it my
family especially with him."
Our condolences to Deepika Padukone and her family.