Latest reports say actor Sridevi's body will be ready for repatriation by 1 to 2pm, Dubai time, Indian Consulate officials revealed.
Sridevi passed away yesterday early morning in her hotel room in the Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Dubai, at 11 pm on Saturday, a source in the Indian Consulate in Dubai revealed.
Reports claim that it was Boney Kapoor who found Sridevi's motionless body in the bathtub full of water and called the police at 9 PM. She was allegedly in the bathroom for fifteen minutes.
Later, she was immediately rushed to Rashid Hospital in Dubai. According to Khaleej Times, the hotel refused to comment on the matter and an employee stated that it is under police investigation.
The shocking death of the beloved Indian star in her mid-fifties, who reportedly passed away while attending her nephew's wedding in Dubai, prompted an outpour of grief among fans and fellow Bollywood actors.
Ever since the news broke out, Sridevi's Lokhandwala home - where she used to live with her husband Boney Kapoor and two daughters Janhvi and Khushi - witnessed a steady stream of ardent fans assembling outside to pay their respects.