Famous Bollywood actress Sridevi passed away from a heart attack in Dubai on Saturday. According to media reports, she was attending a wedding with her family.
“It is true that Sridevi passed away. I just landed here (India), I was in Dubai and now I am flying back to Dubai,” her brother-in-law Sanjay Kapoor told media outlets in India.
Sridevi starred in more than 150 films throughout her career. She was the leading lady of Bollywood and gained international stardom with films like Chandni, Mr. India and, of course, her famous movie filmed in Afghanistan, Khuda Gawah. In the film, Sridevi played the role of two Afghan women and was awarded Filmfare’s Best Actress for her performance in 1992.
Sridevi is survived by her husband Boney Kapoor, daughters Khushi (17) and Jhanvi (19).