Legendary actress Sridevi’s has led the whole nation in a state of shock. It was initially reported that she suffered a massive cardiac arrest which led to her sudden demise. However the post mortem report clarified the cause of death being accidental drowning. Also there were traces of alcohol found in her blood samples. Here is the latest update on the story from the Khaleej Times.
The case transferred to Dubai prosecution for further investigation.
Sridevi was found dead in her apartment 2201 of the Jumeirah Towers Hotel in Dubai on 25th February 2018. It has been reported that she fell unconscious in the washroom which led to her accidental drowning, the real cause of her death. The case has been transferred to Dubai Public Prosecution for further inquiry in the matter.
Boney Kapoor not interrogated by the Dubai Police.
After the case was referred to public prosecutor in Dubai, Rumours were spread by a few media reports of Husband Boney Kapoor being investigated in the matter by calling him to the Police Station in Bur Dubai. However Khaleej Times has denied any such incident happening. According to them Boney Kapoor only provided his testimony on Sunday Morning and the conversation between him and the Police took place when her body was discovered in her room in Jumeirah Towers. He has not been called by the police for any further investigation.
Investigation still going on.
According to the Counsel General of India, Vipul the case in currently with the public prosecutor and hopefully the inquiry will be completed soon. Navdeep Suri, Indian Envoy to UAE confirmed that the clearance from the public prosecutor is awaited after which the body will be flown to Mumbai. He further added that as per past experiences it generally takes 2-3 days for the clearance.
The news of her death has left the nation in the state of shock. May God bless the family with the strength to bear the shock. The Indian film industry would never be able to replenish the loss. May her soul rest in peace.