March 26, 2014 6:36:34 PM IST updated March 27, 2014 10:08:37 AM IST By Urvi Parikh, Glamsham Editorial
Saira Banu got emotional while speaking to the media at the funeral of veteran actress Nanda, who passed away yesterday morning after suffering a massive cardiac arrest.
''I am devastated by Nanda's demise. Day before yesterday we spoke on the phone and she was thanking me for the dress I sent her as a birthday gift. She had called me to say that she had worn the dress at the kitty party and that everyone loved it. And the next day I came to know about this news,'' said an emotional Saira.
Another veteran actress Tabassum, also got emotional and broke into tears. 'I am saddened by Nanda's death. She was a very dear friend and I can't believe what has happened. She was cooking in the kitchen, when she suffered a massive attack and passed away then and there, before providing her any medical aid,'' expressed Tabassum.