Veteran Bollywood actor and Padma Shri awardee Sridevi, passed away due to cardiac arrest in Dubai. The 54-year-old, who had dominated the silver screen in the 80s, had gone to Dubai to attend a family wedding.
In a moving gesture, Indian industrial magnate Anil Ambani has sent an aircraft to Dubai to bring back Bollywood actress Sridevi Kapoor’s body to India later, sources said.
In a statement last evening, the family said the actor’s body will arrive in Mumbai today at 11AM. “We will update you on all further information as and when it’s available to us,” The last rites are expected to be held today.