Ishaan Khatter shared sevral pictures of his grandmother on Instagram.
Shahid Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter's maternal grandmother Khadija Azeem has passed away. The Dhadak actor took to social media to write a long note remembering her. Along with the note, he shared three pictures of his grandmother.
Sharing the pictures, Ishaan Khatter wrote, "Ammi.. you instilled wit, fire, knowledge, perseverance, purpose and meaning in all of us."
He added, "Freedom fighter, writer, translator, editor.. sister, wife, mother, aunt, grandmother, friend, confidant - you were so many things and more. They don’t make them like you anymore. Blessed to have had you in my life. I’ll carry a small piece of your vast presence with me always. You’ll never be forgotten by anybody whose life you deeply impacted."
Explaining the pictures, Ishaan wrote, "In the first picture on the left, my Nani - Khadija Azeem - with her sister and my grand aunt, Shahida ammi. Here she is beaming proudly at her elder grandson’s wedding reception. The second picture is her with her two children, my Mamoo and my mother. And the third is her with her favourite aunt and mom."
Ishaan Khatter's father Rajesh Khattar paid his tribute to Khadija Azeem and wrote, "An accomplished woman, her zest for life was infectious, she & her husband anwar azeem saheb’s influence on my life just seeped in organically & somewhere helped in making me the person I am today. Rest in peace Ammi . U will always be in our hearts."
Ishaan also shared a note about Khadija Azeem by his aunt Zoya Zaidi in his Instagram stories.
Ishaan Khatter's Instagram post also received heart emojis from celebs like Janhvi Kapoor, Sobhita Dhulipala, Vikrant Massey and Anshula Kapoor, among others.