According to the forensic report, Bollywood actress Sridevi died of accidental drowning. Traces of alcohol were found in the body.
In a surprising report revealed by Dubai Police, it was found that Sridevi drowned following loss of consciousness in the bathtub of her hotel room. “The investigation is still going on to determine the circumstances surrounding the accident as the forensic report only says that she drowned,” reports Gulf News.
— Gulf News (@gulf_news) February 26, 2018
This would delay the repatriation of Sridevi’s mortal remains to India. Earlier, it was reported that the actress died of cardiac arrest on Saturday.
Reactions to her death so far:
Priyanka Chopra tweeted: “I have no words. Condolences to everyone who loved #Sridevi. A dark day. RIP”
Madhuri Dixit: “The world has lost a very talented person who left behind a huge legacy in film.”
Akshay Kumar tweeted: “A dream for many, had the good fortune of sharing screen space with her long ago and witnessed her continued grace over the years”
Sachin Tendulkar said: “We all grew up watching her and suddenly to hear that she is no longer with us is hard to digest”