Veteran on-screen character Sridevi‘s mortal remains landed in Mumbai on Tuesday night, around 72 hours after her sudden and stunning destruction in Dubai. Her burial service will happen Wednesday evening.
Her body was taken to her living arrangement in Green Acres, Lokhandwala, from the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in an escort. Tight security courses of action were set up both in transit and outside the house, as an extensive number of fans had accumulated to get a look at their adored performer.
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Police trying to control crowd outside Celebration Sports Club in Mumbai where fans are offering last respects to #Sridevi
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Here are the funeral details:
Sridevi’s funeral will be held in Vile Parle’s crematorium ton Wednesday around 3:30pm.
2.00pm: Police has begun lathi charge to control the crowd. Fans were not let in after 12pm to pay their last respects, as a result of which too many of them ended up waiting outside. Despite repeated warnings by the police, the crowd refused to leave. The police then had to resort to lathi charge.
1.50pm: Sridevi is dressed in her favourite Kanjeevaram red and golden saree for her final journey. Her body has been kept in a glass casket. The procession is scheduled to begin at 2.00pm.
1.30pm: There seems to be crowd of around 7,000 outside Celebration Sports Club. While, there are quite a lot of fans here some seem to be waiting around even after paying their last respects to catch a glimpse of other Bollywood celebrities. The crowd is getting unmanageable for the police and the security personnel. Police and the traffic crew are asking people to not crowd the gates before the body leaves from the club. Around 500 police personnel have been deployed to manage the crowd.
1.25pm: Filmfare has shared pictures of the truck on which Sridevi’s mortal remains will be transported to the crematorium in Vile Parle.
11:35pm: As per a statement released by the Kapoor family, Sridevi’s body will be kept at the Celebration Sports Club, Garden No 5, Lokhandwala Complex in Mumbai from 9:30am to 12:30pm for the friends and family to pay their last respect to her. Her funeral will take place at 3:30pm.
10:37pm: The vehicle carrying Sridevi’s body reaches her Lokhandwala house. Her funeral will take place at Vile Parle crematorium tomorrow at 3:30pm.
10:16pm: Sridevi’s mortal remains have been received by her family at the airport. Her body has been taken to her Lokhandwala house.
9:42pm: Sonam Kapoor is with Anil Kapoor to receive Sridevi’s body at the airport. The actor’s body will be kept at her Green Acres house in Lokhandwala.
9:32pm: The private jet carrying late actor Sridevi’s body has landed in Mumbai. Anil Kapoor and other members of the Kapoor family are there to receive the body. Industrialist Anil Ambani is also at the airport.
9:24pm: Sridevi’s body is expected to reach Mumbai soon. Sanjay Kaporo and Arjun Kapoor are travelling with Boney Kapoor from Dubai.
8:53pm: Boney Kapoor’s brother and actor Anil Kapoor reached Mumbai airport. The jet carrying Sridevi’s body will arrive near gate number 8.
8:42pm: Sridevi’s body is being flown back in a Reliance Transport Embraer jet 135BJ which had reached Dubai on Sunday at 3:15pm to carry her mortal remains, but had to stay back because the Dubai Prosecutor’s Office was still investigating the case involving her death. The plane took off from Dubai International airport at 5.30pm local time or 7.00pm India time and is scheduled to land at 10.10pm, according to flightaware.com which tracks all flights through their transponders.
8:22pm: Security augmented outside door number 8 of Mumbai airplane terminal. CISF swarm control work force will be available around the door amid the arrival of airplane carrying Sridevi’s body. An emergency vehicle from Kokila Ben Hospital is permitted inside airplane terminal from door no 8.
8:01pm: The Embraer air ship having a place with Anil Ambani’s ADAG aggregate left from Dubai at around 7 pm (IST), a senior Mumbai airplane terminal authority said. It is relied upon to arrive in Mumbai at around 9.30 pm. The mortal stays of seemingly the principal lady genius of the silver screen will be kept at the Sports Club Garden in Lokhandvala Complex in the western suburb of Andheri where individuals can pay their last regards from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm tomorrow.
7:40pm: Actor Rani Mukerji recalled Bollywood diva Sridevi as a “directing light” in her life, saying her inauspicious passing is the most agonizing thing she has managed after her dad’s downfall. “For me it’s the most agonizing thing I have managed after my father’s passing without end. What’s more, her face is coming before me over and over. The affection she had for me was so enormous and exceptional that I feel some place I have lost a directing light in my life. She has been my motivation by and by and professionally. She was near me. She resembled my ‘maasi’. She was somebody I gazed upward to. I simply feel there is one more individual I have lost in my life I cherished and who adored me back,” Rani told PTI.
7:22pm: Private stream conveying late Bollywood on-screen character Sridevi’s body leaves Dubai. “After culmination of every nearby procedure, mortal stays of Sridevi are currently enroute to Mumbai,” said Navdeep Suri, Indian Envoy to UAE, to ANI.
7:04pm: In a point by point articulation, the Kapoor family said Sridevi’s body will be kept at Celebration Sports Club in Lokhandwala for individuals to pay their last regards previously it is taken for incineration. “In the interest of Khushi, Janhvi, Boney Kapoor, the whole Kapoor and Ayyappan families, a true on account of the media for your proceeded with affectability and support amid this passionate minute,” the announcement read.
6:44pm: Condolence meeting for late Sridevi will be held at 9:30am on Wednesday, said an announcement from the Kapoor family. Incineration of the body will happen at Vile Parle Seva Samaj Crematorium and Hindu Cemetery, Next to Pawan Hans, SV Road, Vile Parle West around 3:30pm tomorrow.
6:34pm: Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarker has communicated his misery over Sridevi’s sudden death. In a discussion with ANI, he stated, “Loss of Sridevi Ji will leave colossal void in film industry. Dubai police has shut the case and her mortal remains will at long last land by today around evening time. It’s an exceptionally delicate issue. Every one of these hypotheses must stop since family, kids, fans are included.”
6:12pm: A group is assembled outside Sridevi’s home in Lokhandwala. Fans in her local town in Tamil Nadu are additionally grieving her demise. Her body is relied upon to leave the Dubai air terminal soon. As per Airport Operations Control Center, non planned extraordinary flight conveying the mortal stays of Sridevi will arrive Mumbai around 8.30pm.
5:44pm: Film executive Anees Bazmi, who has worked with late Sridevi’s significant other Boney Kapoor on No Entry, was among the guests at Anil Kapoor’s home today. “It is a major stun for everybody. I have worked with the whole Kapoor family. I can’t envision what Boneyji would experience now. He cherished her in particular. Their two girls are so youthful. It is a tragic circumstance,” said Anees Bazmee to PTI.
5:30pm: Earlier in the day, Bollywood on-screen character Akshay Kumar achieved Anil Kapoor’s home to offer his regard to late performing artist Sridevi. Akshay Kumar and Sridevi worked in a film titled Meri Biwi Ka Jawab Nahi. Sridevi’s body has achieved the Dubai air terminal and is probably going to achieve India late night.
5:12pm: Sridevi’s body is relied upon to achieve Mumbai late night by Anil Ambani’s contracted plane close entryway number 8 at the Mumbai airplane terminal. Preserving report says body is fit to movement.
4.46pm: Sridevi’s body is being taken to the air terminal by her family for a flight back to India.
4.33pm: Sridevi’s body lands at preserving unit in Muhaisna. It will take a couple of hours before the procedure is finished.
4.06pm: Estimated time of takeoff from Dubai is 6.30pm IST according to documented flight design. The family will return with Sridevi’s body on a contracted plane having a place with industrialist Anil Ambani. Her burial service is normal on Wednesday in Mumbai at Pawan Hans in the city.
3.47pm: Dubai police closes case in the passing of Bollywood star Sridevi. “Dubai Public Prosecution focused on that every general system followed in such cases have been finished. According to the legal report, the passing of the Indian on-screen character happened because of unintentional suffocating after loss of awareness. The case has now been shut,” Dubai Media Center tweeted.
“Dubai Public Prosecution has affirmed the arrival of the body of the Indian performer Sridevi to her family following the culmination of a thorough examination concerning the conditions of her demise,” it included.
3.36pm: Kapoor family gets Sridevi’s body. It is currently on its way to the treating focus in Muhaisna. The way toward treating will take 4-5 hours after which, her body will be flown back to India in a sanctioned plane.
3.10pm: Members of the Indian department and the Kapoor family touch base at the funeral home to gather Sridevi’s body, reports Khaleej Times.
2.50pm: Indian office in Dubai has affirmed that the body will now be sent for treating. Their tweet stated, “Refresh: Dubai Police has given over the Consulate and the relatives letters for the arrival of the mortal stays of the Indian silver screen symbol Sridevi Boney Kapoor with the goal that they can continue for treating.”
2.34pm: Dubai police hands over discharge letters for Sridevi’s body to the Indian department and the Kapoor family. The body will now be sent for the treating technique, tweeted Khaleej Times.
2.20pm: A senior prosecutor revealed to Gulf News that the case is being dealt with like some other. “Strategies in such incidental cases are extremely typical. In light of the discoveries and aftereffects of the police methods and posthumous report, prosecutors will settle on the subsequent stage. Notwithstanding, people in general and the media ought to know that the law in such occurrences require certain and extremely specific law authorization methodology that must be completed preceding issuing a composed endorsement to have the body of the late Indian on-screen character or some other perished individual’s body discharged. Essentially and basically, the family’s protection must be regarded and besides, the specialists’ techniques and endeavors should likewise be regarded. This episode, is being dealt with like all other comparative occurrence, since Dubai’s law requirement officers and associations treat all cases and included people in a similar way … law implementation methodology are drilled and connected fairly and similarly on all people show on the place that is known for the UAE,” the prosecutor said.
2.00pm: Simi Grewal has called attention to likenesses between the passings of Whitney Houston and Sridevi in a tweet
1.40pm: Investigators in Dubai are investigating the conditions of on-screen character Sridevi’s demise and have effectively addressed lodging staff in the wake of taking spouse Boney Kapoor’s announcement. The official position is that the body will be discharged simply after all inquiries are replied, reports India Today.
1.22pm: Kapoor family discharges articulation: “Arjun has gone to Dubai early today to be with his dad at the lodging while the conventions are being wrapped up and to manage the arrival travel. We will update you as often as possible with additionally refreshes when we get more data from the family. Much obliged to you”
1.10pm: Ram Gopal Varma has composed a note in which he discusses Sridevi’s initial life as an on-screen character in Bollywood.
12.55pm: Officials from the Consulate General of India in Dubai and Sridevi’s relatives are as yet sitting tight for a freedom from the Dubai Public Prosecution. Reports say the leeway may come soon now.
12.30pm: Sanjay Kapoor’s better half Maheep Kapoor achieves Anil Kapoor’s home where Sridevi’s girls, Janhvi and Khushi, are likewise remaining.
12.10pm: Farhan Akhtar tweeted about the harsh media scope on Sridevi’s passing on Sunday. “There’s no base in the barrel of the awkward,” he tweeted.
12.00pm: Anupam Kher, Waheeda Rehman and more touch base at Anil Kapoor’s living arrangement.
11.06am: According to News 18, Sridevi’s burial service is probably going to be additionally deferred as the Dubai police educated the Indian Embassy that another “freedom” was anticipated before the body could be discharged.
10.54am: A video including Anil Kapoor and Sridevi moving at a wedding has turned into a web sensation. The two can be seen swinging to Chittiyabn Kallaiyan while holding each other’s hands.
10.29am: Khaleej Times reports Sridevi’s body is still in the morgue and requirements freedom before it can be sent for treating.
10.05am: Indian agent to UAE, Navdeep Suri said they were sitting tight for the “leeway” from Dubai experts for the body to be flown back to Mumbai, as indicated by a NDTV report.
9.57am: With more than 200 movies amazingly over the four southern dialects, Sridevi showed her acting ability very at an early stage in her profession.
9.40am: Dubai open arraignment has started a test into Sridevi’s demise, as per a report in Khaleej Times.Her body is at the General Department of Forensic Evidence, Dubai, where it has been since Sunday. The Dubai Media Office Twitter account posted on Monday evening: “Dubai police attest that the case document was sent to the Public Prosecutor’s Office in Dubai to make the important legitimate move as per such cases.”
9.00am: Indian envoy to the UAE requested that media be capable in announcing about Sridevi’s demise. “The media enthusiasm for inauspicious death of #Sridevi is und
— ANI (@ANI) February 27, 2018
Sridevi’s significant other Boney Kapoor, brothers by marriage Sanjay Kapoor and Sandeep Marwah, sister-in-law Reena Marwah and stepson Arjun Kapoor were on the sanctioned Reliance Transport Embraer fly 135BJ which conveyed her mortal stays from Dubai to Mumbai.
After completion of all local processes, mortal remains of #Sridevi are now on enroute to Mumbai.
Must acknowledge sterling efforts of CG Vipul and team @cgidubai
Thanks to example set by Min @SushmaSwaraj we quietly do the same for any Indians in distress.
— IndAmbUAE (@navdeepsuri) February 27, 2018
— ANI (@ANI) February 27, 2018
The late on-screen character’s girl Jahnvi Kapoor and other relatives – Anil Kapoor, Anshula Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor – were available at the air terminal alongside business head honcho Anil Ambani and his better half Tina Ambani. Sridevi passed on Saturday night, however her body was expedited just Tuesday as the Dubai Prosecutor’s Office was examining the instance of her demise.
The prosecutor’s office said scientific report had expressed that she had kicked the bucket from “inadvertent suffocating” in the bath of her inn room, subsequent to losing cognizance. The case had been shut, the prosecutor’s office said. Her body was given over to the deprived family on Tuesday as no unfairness was clearly suspected by the agents.
A tweet from the official sustain of the Government of Dubai Media Office read: “The choice to discharge the body came after every one of the examinations and procedural issues followed in such episodes were finished, keeping in mind the end goal to decide every one of its conditions and guarantee that equity was done inside the system of the law.”
After fruition of preserving, Sridevi’s body was taken to Dubai airplane terminal.
As indicated by an announcement for the benefit of Sridevi’s better half Boney Kapoor, their little girls Khushi and Janhvi, and the whole Kapoor and Ayyappan (Sridevi’s side) families, the body will be kept for three hours at the Celebration Sports Club, Andheri (West), close to her living arrangement from 9.30 a.m onwards to empower individuals and her fans to pay their last regards.
The last voyage of the star – best known for her exhibitions in famous Bollywood films like Mr. India, Nagina, Sadma, Chandni and Khuda Gawah – will begin at 2.00 p.m from the club to the Vile Parle Seva Samaj Crematorium & Hindu Cemetery at S.V. Street in Vile Parle (West), where it will stretch around 3.30 p.m.
According to the present plans, the media won’t be allowed either inside the club or the crematorium.
On Saturday evening, Sridevi, who in Dubai to go to the marriage capacity of performer Mohit Marwah, suffocated in the bath of Room No. 2201 at Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel here. The Dubai Police additionally recorded the announcement of Sridevi’s better half Boney Kapoor, a film maker. As indicated by Gulf News, he was called to the Bur Dubai police headquarters for addressing. The police took his announcement after which he was permitted to come back to his inn.
The general examination concerning her passing started at an early stage Sunday morning. The performing artist’s body was at the General Department of Forensic Evidence here since 2.30 a.m (Tuesday).