Sridevi’s cause of death revealed: The news of sudden death of the veteran actor Sridevi has come as a jolt for the nation. According to the forensic reports the cause of death is “Accidental Drowning,” as reported by Dubai newspapers on Monday evening.
Why are you crying Sridevi? We are the only ones who should be doing that for what you did to us! pic.twitter.com/TNhllCImRk
— Ram Gopal Varma (@RGVzoomin) February 25, 2018
Sridevi, 54, breathed her last breath on Saturday 24 January in her hotel room in the Jumeirah Emirates Towers Dubai at 11pm. It was earlier believed that the cause of death was cardiac arrest, but the forensic reports claims otherwise.
The final reports released after her autopsy states that she died of “Accidental Drowning.” The ‘Chandani’ actress was found dead by her husband Boney Kapoor in the bathroom of her hotel room in Jumeirah Emirates Towers Dubai. He forced the door open when she did not respond her and found her unresponsive in the bathtub. The reports of the autopsy conducted Monday morning is handed over to the family and the Indian consulate.
According to the source quoted by Khaleej Times, Boney Kapoor was waiting to take Sridevi out for a dinner after he surprised her. The family went to Dubai to attend the wedding of Mohit Marwah & Anita Motiwala. Her Elder daughter Janhvi skipped the wedding due to her shooting schedule.
The actress stayed back in Dubai, while husband and younger daughter Khushi returned back to India for some work. The Producer went back again on Saturday to surprise his wife, only to be shocked a few hours later.
The funeral was suppose to happen on Monday morning but was delayed as UAE authorities did not handed over the actress body on Sunday. Due to the delay, the funeral was further postponed to late evening today.
The fans of the actress has been crowding her house from the morning for a last glimpse of the legend. Members of the film fraternity have also arrived to extend their support and condolences to the family.
The actress started her career from South Indian films at the age of 4. Her peers from down south including Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Chiranjeevi, Nagarjuna, Venkatesh have arrived in the city to pay their respect.
The much loved actress continue to receive love as many events have been cancelled or responded in her honor. Various film shooting have also been reschedule. Veteran actress Shabana Azmi posted on twitter that she has canceled her Holi party.
Sridevi died before she can witness her elder daughter’s debut in Karan Johar’s Dhadak. The film is slated to release on 6 July 2018.