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Boney Kapoor and family to fly to Chennai for Sridevi’s Asthi Visarjan: Reports

The Kapoor family will reportedly proceed to Rameswaram from the state capital to perform Sridevi's Asthi Visarjan.

Written by: India TV Entertainment Desk, New Delhi [ Updated: March 02, 2018 21:02 IST ]
Sridevi ashes to be flown to Chennai
Image Source : TWITTER Sridevi ashes to be flown to Chennai

The legendary actress Sridevi was cremated on Wednesday in Mumbai and now, latest reports suggest that her immersion rituals will take place today. Boney Kapoor and family will be traveling to Chennai today with Sridevi’s ashes to carry out the immersion rituals, according to a Times of India report. The Kapoor family will reportedly proceed to Rameswaram from the state capital to perform the Asthi Visarjan.

“A Falcon 2000 aircraft chartered for the trip will depart from Mumbai airport. The family is expected to return to the city later tonight”, a source was quoted as saying to the leading daily.

Sridevi Boney Kapoor passed away in Dubai, where she went to attend Mohit Marwah’s wedding function. The actress was found unconscious in the bathroom by her husband Boney Kapoor. Her autopsy reports claim that she died of ‘accidental drowning’ following loss of consciousness.

From Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to Shah Rukh Khan, many Bollywood celebs were a part of Sridevi’s last rites. It is still hard for people to believe that India’s first female superstar will no more spell magic on the silver screen.

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Sridevi funeral

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Sridevi death

Sridevi was was cremated at Vile Parle crematorium in Mumbai. Dressed in red saree, she was looking like a dulhan at her last rites. Do you know, it was actress Rani Mukerji, who helped celebrity makeup artist Rajesh Patil to get the veteran actress ready for her last rites? 

Hairstylist Noorjahan Ansari informed that Sridevi used to like Rajesh’s work and thus he was assigned the work to do her makeup whereas Rani was there to guide them.

Sridevi’s was last seen in the revenge drama Mom. The evergreen actress will be seen last on the big screen in the Shah Rukh Khan starrer Zero.

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