The Chandni of Bollywood - Sridevi broke everyone's heart one final time as she left for heavenly abode. The actor died at the age of 54. She passed away on 24 February due to accidental drowning after losing consciousness in her hotel room’s bathtub. Her body was brought to India on Tuesday after a long wait of three days and completing the necessary legal formalities. Husband Boney Kapoor and stepson Arjun Kapoor brought home Sridevi's mortal remains to perform the cremation ceremony. Yesterday Sridevi's final journey was in a decorated truck carrying the iconic actor's mortal remains to the Vile Parle crematorium. Not only this the actor was also given state honors, with her body wrapped in tricolour flag and gun salute given.
A stream of Bollywood celebs turned up to pay their last respect yesterday and also to condole the bereaved family.
Today also many other bollywood celebs, some of who could not make it yesterday, paid a visit to Boney Kapoor's residence. Janhvi's co-star Ishaan Khattar, Arjun Kapoor, Anshula Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor, Shanaya Kapoor, Neila Devi, Waheeda Rehman, Anupam Kher son Sikandar Kher, Poonam Dhillon, Madhur Bhandarkar, Nikhil Dwivedi, Aahan Shetty and Bappi Lahiri arrived at Boney Kapoor's residence.
Anupam Kher, who has stood in thick & thin of Kapoor family and who shares great rapport Anil Kapoor & late Sridevi, paid multiple visits to Boney Kapoor's house & Anil Kapoor's house. Today he arrived with his son Sikandar Kher to condole Boney Kapoor and family.
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Ever since Sridevi's death, Arjun Kapoor has stood by his father like a strong pillar. He and his sister Anshula made multiple visits at Sridevis's residence. Arjun Kapoor arrived with Ishaan Khattar. The duo was clicked by paparazzi. Sanjay Kapoor's daughter Shanaya Kapoor, Sridevi's step-daughter Anshula Kapoor also arrive at Boney Kapoor's residence.
(With inputs from Rachana Sheth)