Sridevi fell in the bathroom and suffered cardiac arrest

Sridevi, who passed away in Dubai where she went to attend cousin Mohit Marwah’s wedding reportedly slipped in the bathroom of her hotel room. She was immediately rushed to Rashid Hospital in Dubai and on arrival doctors declared her dead. The legendary actress suffered a cardiac arrest in the Emirates Towers’ bathroom. Family says she has not history of heart disease. 

Her mortal was sent to the forensic department for post-mortem. Meanwhile, the Indian officials in Dubai said that they were taking all the measures to ensure that the mortal remains of the veteran actress is taken to Mumbai today itself.

Consulate officials said the actor's body is currently at the police headquarters morgue in Al Qusais and a consulate employee is with the family. They are trying to help expedite the process of tranportation. 

Vipul, Consul General of India in Dubai, said, "We are working with the Dubai Police to expedite the procedure to repatriate her (Sridevi) body to India." Earlier, Indian Ambassador to the UAE, Navdeep Singh Suri, tweeted his condolences to the family stating, "Absolutely shocked to get the report about the untimely demise of #Sridevi. Conveyed my condolences to the family. Our consulate in Dubai is working with local authorities to provide all possible assistance."

It is heard that Boney Kapoor and his brother Sanjay Kapoor left for Dubai to bring Sridevi’s body to Indian for the last rites. “Yes, it is true that Sridevi passed away. I just landed here. I was in Dubai and now I am flying back to Dubai. It happened roughly around 11.00-11.30. I don’t know more details yet”, Sanjay Kapoor tweeted.

Sridevi's corporeal remains will be brought via a chartered flight from Dubai to Mumbai. Her last rites will be performed in Mumbai on Monday.

Many Bollywood celebrities are expected to arrive at Boney Kapoor’s residence to pay their last respect to the departed soul.

May her soul rest in peace!