Sridevi was very talented actress and we are shocked, very disturbed today, #RIPSRIDEVI. Our heart goes out to her family and friends. #RIP SIRI DEVI. Added, TRILOK SINGH, YD. Saddened by the untimely demise of noted actor Sridevi. She was a veteran of the film industry, whose long career included diverse roles and memorable performances. My thoughts are with her family and admirers in this hour of grief. May her soul rest in peace: PM. She was a veteran of the film industry. Sri devi who acted in Telugu, Hindi & several other Indian languages films. Here, Our prayers are with her family. Nation mourns, she was a heartthrob for cinema lovers.
“Chandni” of Bollywood, Sridevi Kapoor (54) died due to cardiac arrest on Saturday night in Dubai during a relative’s wedding function and left behind entire country mourning. Politicians, sports personalities, Bollywood fraternity in addition to common people expressed their condolences.
Saddened by the untimely demise of noted actor Sridevi. She was a veteran of the film industry, whose long career included diverse roles and memorable performances. My thoughts are with her family and admirers in this hour of grief. May her soul rest in peace: PM @narendramodi
— PMO India (@PMOIndia) February 25, 2018
Sridevi dies live updates:
- Actress’ last rites likely to take place tomorrow
- Shocked to hear about the sudden and untimely death of one of India’s favourite actress, Sridevi: Rahul Gandhi
- She received a multitude of awards including the fourth highest civilian award the Padma Shri in 2013 by the Govt of India & 6 Filmfare awards, the first at the age of 14. Sridevi started her career at the age of 4 in ‘Thunaivan’. Her Bollywood debut was in ‘Julie’ at 12: Congress
- Our prayers are with her family. Nation mourns, she was a heartthrob for cinema lovers. We will always remember her: Annu Kapoor
- Sridevi’s last rites will be held in Mumbai
- Have witnessed Sridevi’s life from an adolescent teenager to the magnificeint lady she became. Her stardom was well deserved. Many happy moments with her flash through my mind including the last time I met her. Sadma’s lullaby haunts me now. We’ll miss her: Kamal Haasan
- Sridevi was very talented actress: Hema Malini
- I still can’t believe it that Sridevi ji is no more, she had done countless legendary roles, its very very sad. Entire nation is shocked: Madhur Bhandarkar, filmmaker
- I was shocked to hear the news of her demise. She played an important role in the field of performing arts. We all have seen her capabilities on the screen. This is a huge loss for the nation. I give my heartfelt condolences to her family: Union Minister Piyush Goyal
- Jis shaadi (Dubai) mein woh gayin thi, main bhi wahin tha. Doosre din maine ek summit mein jaane ka decision liya. Mujhe dukh hai ki maine yeh decision liya,varna unke saath samay bitaane ka avsar milta: Amar Singh.
The actress was in the United Arab Emirates to attend the wedding of her nephew, Mohit Marwah. Sridevi’s husband Boney Kapoor and daughter Khushi were with her when she passed away on Saturday, reports say. Her brother-in-law Sanjay Kapoor said it had happened “roughly around” 23:00-23:30 (19:00-19:30 GMT), indianexpress.com reports. He did not provide any further details. Added, BBC. She is inspiration for many. #RIP.
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