Superstar Sridevi’s death took a new turn on Monday as the reports state that cardiac arrest was not the reason behind her death, but she died due to accidental drowning in the hotel bathtub after losing consciousness. previously, her death was considered due to cardiac arrest.
According to UAE health ministry, Sridevi was drunk at Sunday night in her hotel room when she lost her balance and fell into the bathtub and unfortunately drowned in it. After which, she was immediately rushed to Rashid Hospital in Dubai.
Dubai police recreated the scene leading up to her death and questioned her husband and other family member accompanied her.
Indian Envoy to UAE Navdeep Suri who tried at his earliest to send Veteran actor Sridevi’s mortal to India said, “our embassy and consulate are working closely with the local authorities to expedite the return of Sridevi’s mortal remains and also keeping Kapoor family apprised.It is our endeavour to send mortal remains of Sridevi to India at the earliest”.
The Gulf News reported at the late Monday night that police recorded the statement of Boney Kapoor while he was summoned to Dubai Police at Bur Dubai police station.
Bollywood celebrities waited eagerly outside Sridevi’s residence to have her last glimpse. Actors like Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan. Along with celebs, superstar’s fans in large numbers also waited outside her home since Sunday.
Sanjay Kapoor told Khaleej times said that she had no history of any heart ailments and her death was a sudden shock, “we are completely shocked. She had no history of a heart attack”.
A private jet of Anil Ambani is in Dubai since Sunday to bring back her body. A source told IANS that, “it is expected to return with the body and the immediate bereaved family members last tonight”.
The body is expected to return on Tuesday now.