Veteran Bollywood actress Sridevi Boney Kapoor passed away on 24 February after suffering a cardiac arrest while she was taking a bath on Saturday night, getting ready for a dinner with her husband Boney Kapoor. Sridevi was in Dubai for her nephew Mohit Marwah’s wedding. She was joined by her younger daughter Khushi and Boney, while Janhvi Kapoor was in Mumbai shooting for her Bollywood debut film DHADAK. An autopsy was conducted on late Sunday night and a chartered flight has flown to Dubai to bring her body back to India. Once back, her funeral will be held at Mumbai’s Pawan Hans in Juhu, Ville Parle.
Meanwhile Bollywood celeb and family members like Arjun Kapoor & his sister Anshula Kapoor, Rekha, Swara Bhaskar, Rani Mukerji, Shilpa Shetty Kundra, Manish Malhotra, Karan Johar, Satish Kaushik, Shashank Khaitan, David Dhawan, Anupam Kher, Javed Akhtar, Shabana Azmi, Neelima Azeem, Vaibhavi Merchant, Sohail Khan & son Nirvaan Khan, Sharad Kelkar with wife Keerti Gaekwad Kelkar were spotted at Anil Kapoor's residence to attend the last rites of the late actor.
Sridevi was an Indian actress and film producer who starred in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Malayalam, and Kannada films. She started her acting career with M. A. Thirumugam’s 1969. She made her Bollywood debut as a child artist in JULIE (1975) and played her first adult role at age 13 with the Tamil film MOONDRU MUDICHU (1976).