New Delhi, Feb 26: Sridevi's body may not be handed over today to the family, Khaleej Times newspaper reported, thus delaying return of mortal remains of Sridevi to India. Dubai police, which earlier gave clearance, has now said that it is waiting for clearance from Prosecution magistrate before handing over the body. Police has reportedly informed Indian authorities the body can only be handed over after nod from prosecution magistrate, sources said.
On the other hand Indian embassy is trying to expedite the process. "Our embassy and consulate are working closely with local authorities to expedite the return of mortal remains of Sridevi and also keeping Kapoor family apprised, it is our endeavor to send mortal remains at earliest," Indian Envoy to UAE Navdeep Suri told ANI