Suniel Shetty’s father Veerapa Shetty has passed away at the age of 93 as confirmed by sources close to the Shetty family.
Suniel’s dad passed away in the morning at 1:30 am at Breach Candy. He was not keeping well for a while.
Sources have also stated that the funeral will be taking place tomorrow.
Veerapa Shetty is survived by his wife, son Suniel and daughter Sujata.
In an interview with a leading daily way back in 2013, Suniel had fondly said that his father was his real hero. Veerapa started working at the age of 9 and went on to build his own empire as an hotelier. Besides working as an actor, Suniel too is into the business of hotels.
Our condolences are with the family.