Sridevi’s funeral today: Fans, relatives, colleagues to pay last respect


Yesterday around 10pm, Sridevi’s mortal remains reached Mumbai and she was taken to her residence Bhagya.  Today, her funeral will take place and before that Sridevi's body will be taken to the Celebration Sports Club a short distance from her Lokhandwala residence to let family, friends and fans pay their last respect to the star.

Sridevi passed away in Dubai on Saturday night around 11pm. She with her husband Boney Kapoor and younger daughter Khushi headed to Dubai to attend the wedding of her cousin Mohit Marwah. The unfortunate incident took place on Saturday when Boney Kapoor paid a surprise visit to her and asked to get ready for an intimate dinner. The actress was heavily drunk and she could not control her and fell in the bathtub of her hotel room and died immediately.

Boney Kapoor and other family members took her to the nearby hospital where the doctors declared her dead. Post mortem and various medical tests were carried out which proved that the actress died of accident drowning. The traces of alcohol limit in her blood was found above the normal limit.

Since she was a celebrity and found dead in a suspicious condition, Dubai police investigated the case. They interrogated Boney Kapoor, hotel staff and others. It took three days to get clearance from medical, police, passport office and others. Once Dubai police handed over the body to the family members, Boney Kapoor along with other family members flew to India in a private jet of Anil Ambani.

Once Sridevi’s body reached at her residence, many Bollywood celebrities arrived at Boney Kapoor’s residence to pay their last respect to the departed soul.