Mumbai, Feb 25, Veteran actress Sridevi has passed away, a family member said. She was 54.
The actress, who was in Dubai for a family function, reportedly suffered a cardiac arrest.
Confirming the news of her death, Sridevi’s brother-in-law and actor Sanjay Kapoor, told IANS: “Yes, it is true.”
Sanjay, however, could not reveal more details as he was on his way to Dubai.
Here is what some of the Bollywood personalities tweeted:
Nimrat Kaur: “Absolutely devastated to hear about the passing of #Sridevi. What a dark black terrible moment in time. Gutted.”
Sushmita Sen tweeted: “I just heard Ma’am Sridevi passed away due to a massive cardiac arrest. I am in shock…can’t stop crying…”
Madhur Bhandarkar tweeted: “Unbelievable Shocking & Heartbreaking to hear about the demise of #Sridevi, one of the talented Actress of Indian Cinema. Prayers and strength to the family. #OmShanti”
Priyanka Chopra: “I have no words. Condolences to everyone who loved # Sridevi. A dark day. RIP.”