Priyanka Chopra’s maternal grandmother passes away
04/06/2016

 Actress Priyanka Chopra’s maternal grandmother is no more. Reportedly, she passed away today (June 3) morning.

“It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Mrs. Madhu Jyotsna Akhouri, our beloved mother and grandmother. Freedom fighter, social activist, MLA, amongst other things. She was an amazing woman who lived a full life, filled with purpose and love. She left us in her sleep, surrounded by her family and loved ones. She will always be in our hearts. Those we love don’t go away, they walk beside us everyday,” Priyanka said in a statement.

  Recently, the Bajirao Mastani actress shared a picture with her granny on her 94th birthday.

  Earlier, Priyanka Chopra had shared her wish to grow up like her grandmother.

 On work front, Priyanka has wrapped up the shooting of her Hollywood film Baywatch and television series Quantico and may decide on her next Hindi film soon.