Legendary actress Sridevi passes away on February 24, 2018, in Dubai. It is being said that the actress died due to accidental drowning in a bathtub in a hotel in Dubai. She was 54. Her sudden death was a huge shock for her family and her industry colleagues.
The actress funeral done with state honors. Police gave salute to the actor. The actor’s body was wrapped in a tricolor and people bids adieu to the actor. She gets cremated at Pawan Hans Crematorium, Vile Parle West.
Hours after she was cremated with state honours in Mumbai, her relatives from Marwah, Kapoor and Ayyappan family released an official statement thanking Sridevi’s admirers and fans for their love and support.
The statement reads “The past few days have been trying times for us as a family. Today, particularly, has been one of the hardest. We laid to rest a beautiful soul who has gone too soon.She leaves behind a legacy that is unique. Her talent was undeniable, her beauty unmatched and her ability to connect with the audience was legendary. Sri had the same connect with her family as well. The one thing that helped us all get through these last few days, was the amazing amount of love and support from everyone — be it her many colleagues, to her innumerable fans, her caring friends and loving family, from across the country and the world. ”
“This outpouring of love is the memory that we would like Khushi and Janhvi to have of their mother… a woman who was loved unquestionably by everyone. Let us all who loved Sri, envelope her two little ones, her life, as she often called them, with as much or more love than we gave Sri so that they can live their lives ahead with a little less ache in their hearts. Let us help them remember their mother fondly, with that beloved twinkle in her eyes, and help them build a life and be what Sri had dreamt for them. To the members of the media, we ask that you respect the privacy of the family and allow us the space to grieve. Sri lived her life with dignity and we implore, that you give her the same respect.” it further added.
— Anil Kapoor (@AnilKapoor) February 28, 2018
Our heartfelt condolences to Kapoor family!