Popular astrologer Acharya P Khurana passed away on Friday. He was the father of actors Ayushmann Khurrana and Aparshakti Khurana. The family, in their moment of grief, has shared an official statement confirming the same.
The statement read as, "It’s with our deep sadness to inform you that Ayushmann and Aparshakti Khurana’s father, Astrologer P Khurana passed away this morning at 10:30am in Mohali, owing to a prolonged incurable ailment. We are indebted for all your prayers and support during this time of personal loss”.
P Khurana was well known in North India for his contribution in the field of astrology. He belonged to Chandigarh, Punjab, and had written books based on his knowledge on the subject too.
Talking about his father, Ayushmann had earlier mentioned that he believed in his father’s teaching. “I don’t believe in astrology, but my father has been my life coach and mentor. He always used to tell me ‘beta public ki nabz pakdo’ (Catch people’s pulse) and I just did that,” Aayushmann had shared.