The funeral rites for actress Sridevi will be held on Wednesday afternoon. Her body was brought to Mumbai on Tuesday. The media, however, will not be permitted to enter the crematorium. Fans were furious with news channels and journalists for sensationalizing Sridevi’s death. Many news reports claimed that there is a possibility of Sridevi being murdered. Hashtags #SrideviDeathTwist and #SrideviDeathMystery were trending on social media.

Dubai police, however, ruled out that the death was due to accidental drowning.


The actress passed away in Dubai in her hotel room on Sunday morning.

Initial reports on Sunday morning claimed that Sridevi died due to cardia arrest.

Reports by Dubai police confirmed that the actress died due to accidental drowning.

The police, after interrogating the hotel staff and Sridevi’s husband Boney Kapoor and other family members, affirmed that the death was accidental. Post-mortem reports confirmed that the actress had consumed alcohol.

Sridevi was in Dubai to attend her nephew’s wedding. Boney Kapoor who was attending the UP Summit at Lucknow.

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