We are still struggling to come in terms with the fact Sridevi is no more. The veteran, who was just 55, passed away after suffering a major cardiac arrest in Dubai last night. As a source close to the family revealed, “Sridevi was not ailing of any major sickness which is why this news is so shocking. She has been fit and hale and hearty for a long time. She suffered a massive cardiac arrest in Dubai where she was on a short break and passed away after doctors could not bring her back. This was something that no one expected.” Sridevi, along with her husband, Boney Kapoor and daughter Khushi were in Dubai to attend Mohit Marwah’s wedding. However, she decided to extend her stay at the hotel, while Boney and Khushi came back to Mumbai a day before yesterday. Their elder daughter Janhvi unfortunately couldn’t be a part of the wedding as she was busy shooting for her debut film, Dhadak. Little did she know that she would never get to see her mom again….Also read: Sridevi’s exceptional contribution to South cinema will always be revered – looking back at her best films
But obviously, the entire nation is devastated by this heartbreaking news of Sridevi’s untimely demise. Where condolence wishes are pouring all over the internet. Celebs right from Rajinikanth to Priyanka Chopra are paying their last respect by sharing some fond memories with the actress, who was nothing less than a gift to the industry. Here, scroll down to get LIVE updates, as and how the proceedings for the last rituals begin…
Sridevi’s body is expected to reach Mumbai by 3pm
Sridevi’s body expected to arrive at the Mumbai airport by 3 pm today. The family is completing formalities in Dubai as soon as possible to bring the body back home.