New Delhi, Feb 26: The whole world is mourning the death of the superstar of Indian cinema. She has often been called 'the lady Amitabh Bachchan' because her appeal was such that in her films the hero became secondary. It was always a Sridevi film. The films always had her in the central and pivotal role. She was often the protagonist.
In her personal life Sridevi was a lady with a very elegant taste. Her house was very well-kept an decorate. She just loved white colour. She had once expressed that she wanted her final journey to be all-white. Her family wants to make her final journey very special and therefore special arrangements have been made for a special decor with white flowers.
Sridevi had fainted in the bathroom of the Jumeirah Emirates Towers, where she was staying with her family. A medical team had failed to revive her and she was declared dead at a hospital, Indian ambassador in UAE Navdeep Suri was quoted as saying.
Senior airport officials said a 37-seater private aircraft flew from Mumbai to Dubai around 1.35 pm on Sunday. The Embraer 135 landed at DubaSridevi was getting ready for a dream dinner date with her husband Boney Kapoor in Dubai before she reportedly suffered a cardiac arrest at their hotel room and died on Saturday evening, according to a report in the Khaleej Times.
According to a source close to the family, Kapoor flew back from Mumbai and went to her room at the Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel around 5:30 pm to "surprise" her with dinner.
He woke her up and the couple chatted for about 15 minutes before he invited her for dinner. The Chandni-fame star then went to the washroom. After 15 minutes passed and Sridevi did not come out, Kapoor knocked on the door to check on her.