Veteran actress Sridevi passed away yesterday and left everybody in a state of shock. She was just 54. The actress, who was in Dubai for a family function, reportedly suffered a cardiac arrest.
Confirming the news of her death, Sridevi’s brother-in-law and actor Sanjay Kapoor had told IANS: “Yes, it is true.”Sanjay, however, could not reveal more details as he was on his way to Dubai.
Bollywood has been mourning because of her sudden death. According to a report in BollywoodLife, Sanjay Kapoor commented about her death and here’s what he said, “We are completely shocked. She had no history of a heart attack. She was hale and hearty and looked happy at the wedding. I am shocked at how quickly things turned for the worse. She was looking forward to Janhvi’s debut and her own films. None of us saw this coming, she didn’t either.”
Jaya Pradha commented about the same and said, “When my son Siddharth was getting married, I had personally gone to invite her and she had come with her entire family. She was always very warm whenever we met. She really wanted to see Janhvi in her first film but everything is God’s will. I had never imagined that she would go away so soon. She would always have a smile on her face.”
Talking about the last rites of the actress, Sanjay said, “People have been helpful and are trying to do their best to help us in this situation. The authorities have to follow the procedure. We have to abide by the country’s laws. The police is doing their best to help us with the formalities.”