Ananya Panday Wishes Doctor's Day To Her Late 'Dadaji' Who Did India's First Heart Transplant

The COVID-19 pandemic has made us value our doctors even more. On this year's Doctor's Day, Ananya Panday paid tribute to her grandparents. Check it out!


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Ananya Panday Wishes Doctor's Day To Her Late 'Dadaji' Who Did India's First Heart Transplant

Not all heroes wear capes, some wear white coats, stethoscopes around their necks and always have a grin on their faces. Yes, they are the doctors, who have the solution for our every health problem. They are the ones ready with their doctors' bag to serve the nation and its people. They are the heroes, who lurk in the deepest darkest night and when needed they will always be there. Despite the great adversity, despite what people may say, a doctor will always stand by us, and the global pandemic has made us value them even more. And Bollywood actress, Ananya Panday also penned a loving note for all the doctors. (Recommend Read: Ileana D'Cruz's Reply On A Fan's Question About Her Relationship Status Will Leave You In Splits)

Ananya Panday is the daughter of Bollywood actor, Chunky Panday, who has seen an instant success and a bumpy journey in his career, and Bhavna Panday. But not many know that they have a rich history of heroes. Chunky's father, Sharad Panday was an Indian heart surgeon and his mother, Snehlata Panday was a practitioner. On the occasion of Doctor's Day, Ananya paid her respect to the real heroes of her family.

On July 1, 2020, Ananya took to her Instagram handle and posted a couple of pictures and penned a note. In one picture, we can see her grandfather holding a heart in India's first heart transplant surgery. In the other, he can be seen with Mother Teresa. In the last picture, we can see a childhood picture of her grandfather and her grandmother. Alongside it, she wrote, "Happy Doctor’s day to my Dadaji, Dadi and all the selfless, superhero doctors out there. Thank you for keeping us healthy and safe especially in these tough times. Supremely proud to have two doctors as my grandparents." Check it out:

Chunky Panday also shared the same pictures on his Instagram handle. Along with it, he wrote, "Happy Doctors Day, to my Parents Dr Sharad Panday, Dr Snehlata Panday and all the DOCTORS in the world."  (Also Read: Arjun Rampal Dazzles On The Cover Of GQ With His Daughters, Mahikaa, Myra And His Son, Arik)

Ananya Panday shares a beautiful relationship with her father, Chunky Panday. In an interview with, Ananya had opened up on the things she had learnt from her father on the career choices. The actress had simply shared that she never had this kind of discussion with her father because she has seen it all from the front seat. But the thing that she had loved about her father was that her father didn't change as a person. She had also stated that through the phase of success and failure, her father maintained his positive, kind and happy attitude. (Don't Miss: At Rangoli Chandel's Housewarming Party, Sister, Kangana Ranaut Showers Love On Her Nephew, Prithvi)

Well, Ananya belongs to the family of real superheroes! © 2018, Red Hot Web Gems (I) Pvt Ltd, All Rights Reserved.