Shocking news came from Dubai as Veteran Bollywood actor Sridevi passed away after a cardiac arrest. She was in UAE along with her husband Boney Kapoor and her younger daughter Khushi to attend a family wedding.
Sridevi was born in Sivakasi, Madras (now Tamil Nadu) as Shree Amma Yanger Ayyapan and started her career with South Indian movies and later go on to become the first female superstar of Bollywood.
Padma Shri awardee actress got married to Bollywood film producer Boney Kapoor with whom she had two daughters. She returned to films after a 15-year long break in 2012 with Gauri Shinde’s movie English Vinglish and was last seen in the movie ‘Mom’ in 2017.
Last Picture of Sridevi
Bollywood actors took Twitter to express grief over the loss
I am at a loss for words & jolted as if struck by lightening at this late hour of the night to learn about the shocking & tragic news & untimely demise of #Sridevi ji. Heartbroken. She was India’s sweetheart, an incredible artiste & a beautiful human being. Gone too soon. RIP.🙏 pic.twitter.com/VEIveFY4tw
— Adnan Sami (@AdnanSamiLive) February 24, 2018
I have no words. Condolences to everyone who loved #Sridevi . A dark day . RIP
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) February 24, 2018
— Sidharth Malhotra (@SidMalhotra) February 24, 2018
Woken up to Absolute Shock and Disbelief ! Tragic news ! Im at a loss of words,can’t comprehend this at all! Why? Gone Too soon ,Sri , my heart goes out to Boneyji,jahnvi and Khushi at this moment. Condolences and Prayers . #sridevi
— Raveena Tandon (@TandonRaveena) February 25, 2018