Just days after his father’s death, Hardik Pandya shared a memory of his father. The all-rounder Pandya is gearing up for the upcoming England Test series has shared a throwback video of gifting his late father a luxurious car.
The Mumbai Indians superstar paid homage to his father with this throwback post.
Taking to Instagram, Hardik Pandya shared a video that captured his father’s priceless reaction. Hardik remembered how his dad smiled ‘like a kid who got his candy’. Pandya even penned a sweet note as a tribute to his late father.
“You are not here with us and that makes me cry! But seeing you smile like a kid who got his candy makes me smile and remember you with so much joy! Love you my dad,” Pandya’s post said on Instagram.
Hardik and Krunal Pandya’s father passed away on January 16 after a cardiac arrest.
It was reported that Himanshu Pandya had suffered a heart attack and could not survive it. Hardik Pandya had just returned home from the limited over series against Australia last month. He was present at the time when his father breathed his last.
As the bad news of Pandya brother’s father’s death spread, cricketers like Virat Kohli and others began pouring their condolences in.