Sridevi's mortal remains brought to Mumbai

ANI | Updated: Feb 27, 2018 22:06 IST

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 27 (ANI): The mortal remains of veteran actress Sridevi were brought to Mumbai from Dubai on Tuesday late evening.

Members of the Kapoor family, led by actor Anil Kapoor, brother-in-law of the actress, were at the airport to receive the body.

The last rites of the 54-year-old will be conducted on Wednesday.

Condolences and the last respects to the actress will be paid at Celebrations Sports club in Mumbai between 9:30 am to 12:30 pm.

The cremation ceremony will take place at Vile Parle's Seva Samaj Crematorium and Hindu Cemetery from 3:30 pm onwards.

Meanwhile, the Kapoor family, in a statement, expressed bereavement and shock " with the untimely loss of Sridevi Kapoor."

"We thank the film fraternity, media, fans of late Sridevi Kapoor and all the well-wishers for their prayers, support and sensitivity during our moment of immense grief. We request you to kindly join us in paying our last respect to a remarkable actor, beloved wife and loving mother," the statement added.

Sridevi passed away on late Saturday night in Dubai, where she was attending a family wedding.(ANI)