Legendary actress and wife of Boney Kapoor died of cardiac arrest in Dubai at a young age of 54 and India is in shock. She had gone to attend the wedding of Mohit Marwah’s Wedding where she passed away on Saturday.
More about Sri Devi’s sudden death.
Sri Devi was India’s first female super star. She dad gone to Dubai with husband Boney Kapoor and daughter Khushi to attend the wedding of actor and nephew Mohit Marwah’s wedding. Her sudden death has put the whole Bollywood fraternity into deep shock including her fans and followers who have gathered outside her Mumbai home.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s gives his condolences.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi grieved by Sri Devi’s death tweeted sadness by her untimely death. He remembered her as a versatile actress with diverse roles and performances and passed his thoughts to the family and prayed for strength in the difficult time.
Saddened by the untimely demise of noted actor Sridevi. She was a veteran of the film industry, whose long career included diverse roles and memorable performances. My thoughts are with her family and admirers in this hour of grief. May her soul rest in peace: PM @narendramodi
— PMO India (@PMOIndia) February 25, 2018
President Ram Nath Kovind also passes condolences through Twitter.
President Ramnath Kovind shocked by untimely death said her death has left millions heartbroken. He tweeted:
Shocked to hear of passing of movie star Sridevi. She has left millions of fans heartbroken. Her performances in films such as Moondram Pirai, Lamhe and English Vinglish remain an inspiration for other actors. My condolences to her family and close associates #PresidentKovind
— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) February 25, 2018
Tweets from other members of the industry.
Sri Devi’s colleagues in the industry posted messages and expressed their grief.
Sushmita Sen expressed her deep shock said she can’t stop crying hearing the news of ma’am’s death.
I just heard Ma’am Sridevi passed away due to a massive cardiac arrest. I am in shock…cant stop crying…
— sushmita sen (@thesushmitasen) February 24, 2018
Actress Priyanka Chopra says she has no words to express the grief and calls the day a dark day.
I have no words. Condolences to everyone who loved #Sridevi . A dark day . RIP
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) February 24, 2018
Veteran an actor Kamal Hassan says she has witnesses Sri Devi grow from a adolescent to the person she was today. He remembers many precious moments spent with her and has no words to describe.
Have witnessed Sridevi's life from an adolescent teenager to the magnificeint lady she became. Her stardom was well deserved. Many happy moments with her flash through my mind including the last time I met her. Sadma's lullaby haunts me now. We'll miss her
— Kamal Haasan (@ikamalhaasan) February 25, 2018
More about Sri Devi.
Sri Devi made her acting debut at an age of 4 and has given many huge hits including ‘Chandni’. She took a break of 15 long years from movies after her marriage and made a comeback back with Amazing acting in the movie English Vinglish. She was a versatile actress who worked in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Hindi and Malayalam and has been awarded with Padma Shri the fourth highest civilian award any person can get.
May her soul rest in peace.