Teji Bachchan`s ashes immersed at Sangam in Allahabad

December 27th, 2007 - 6:17 pm ICT by admin  

Allahabad, Dec 27 (ANI): The ashes of Teji Bachchan, the mother of Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan, were today immersed in the holy Sangam here by the family and close friends.
Amitabh, his wife Jaya, son Abhishek, daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai, younger brother Ajitabh and family friend and Samajwadi Party General Secretary Amar Singh arrived at the Bamrauli Airport here by a special aircraft at around 11:30 a.m.
The Bachchans were taken upto to the banks of the holy confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati in a chartered bus.
The immersion of the ashes took place amid tight security in view of Amitabh Bachchan’s iconic status with the public.
The ritual lasted for about an hour and were conducted by renowned priests’ group “Prayagwal Mahasabha”.
The Bachchans thereafter left for Chitrakoot and Varanasi. (ANI)

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