Dubai [United Arab Emirates], Feb.25 (ANI): The Indian Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Navdeep Singh Suri on Sunday assured "all the possible assistance" to the family of veteran actress Sridevi, who passed away on late Saturday night, here.
The diplomat also underscored that the "police are engaged in forensics report."
Bollywood actors including Riteish Deshmukh, Priyanka Chopra, Bhagyashree, Sushmita Sen, Nimrat Kaur, Richa Sharma took to twitter to express grief over the loss.
Priyanka Chopra and Sushmita Sen also could not believe the news and expressed their condolences on Twitter. Priyanka tweeted, "I have no words. Condolences to everyone who loved #Sridevi . A dark day . RIP."
"I just heard Ma'am Sridevi passed away due to a massive cardiac arrest. I am in shock.cant stop crying.," wrote Sushmita.
Sridevi was known for her iconic roles in Hindi movies like Chandni, Lamhe, Mr India, Chaalbaaz, Nagina, Sadma, and many more.
The Padma Shri awardee actress had also made a mark with her stellar performances in Tamil, Telugu, Hindi, Malayalam and Kannada films.
In 2012, Sridevi returned to films after a 15-year-long hiatus with Gauri Shinde's movie 'English Vinglish'.
The actress was last seen in Bollywood movie 'Mom' in 2017,
Her daughter Janhvi is set to make her Bollywood debut this year with Karan Johar's directorial Dhadak. (ANI)