Bollywood actress Sridevi’s untimely death has left the social media speculating about her sudden demise. The 54-year-old actress who was a fitness enthusiast was found dead in her bathroom by her husband Boney Kapoor on February 24. She was in UAE to attend her nephew Mohit Marwah’s wedding. Everything was going smoothly; the actress was sharing the pictures from the family affair on her social media. Nobody in their wildest dream could have thought that this flamboyant actress was going to close her eyes forever.
Initially, reports suggested that Sridevi died due to cardiac arrest but the post-mortem report claims that she passed away due to accidental drowning in her bathtub. There were speculations doing rounds on social media around her death. Few even went down to the extent of character shaming the legendary actress. In the light of these disrespectful activities on social media, Bollywood celebrities came forward, pleaded people to let Sridevi rest in peace.
Here’s what the celebrities are tweeting:
Judwaa 2 actress Taapsee Pannu tweeted using the hashtag #letherrestinpeace with a folded hands emoji.
South Indian actress Pranitha Subhash tweeted: Let's not make a mockery out of someone's death. It's not the time for life lessons or gossips #LetHerRestInPeace
Phillauri actress Mehreen Pirzada wrote: Stop perceptions! Making someone’s death a mockery. Please let the departed soul rest in peace.
Many Telegu and Tamil actors took to Twitter pleading people to stop making speculations about the actress’ death.
My Humble request to the media , social platform content providers , and people at large. There is a lot of wrong speculation going on . I request each and every one to respect the dead. Thank you ! #LetHerRestInPeace pic.twitter.com/nZkPYjhT1Q— Allu Arjun (@alluarjun) February 27, 2018
The body of work she has left behind is incomparable with few actors in Indian cinematic history. She attained a pinnacle of glory truly destined for people who belong with the Gods. Let's not trivialize her memory by tarnishing a true legend. #LetHerRestinPeace pic.twitter.com/yIO3LQUilO— Rana Daggubati (@RanaDaggubati) February 27, 2018
She has given us all so much happiness with her movies and Performances... let us now give her the respect she deserves and not sensationalise her death but remember her great life... #LetHerRestInPeace pic.twitter.com/Pqo53aaRWf— Nikhil Siddhartha (@actor_Nikhil) February 27, 2018
In the latest development, Dubai Police have closed probe on Sridevi’s death and have handed over the dead body to her kins, Boney Kapoor and Arjun Kapoor. They are on their way back to India and are expected to land in India by 10 pm.