Bollywood Star Sridevi Karpoor Drowns In Hotel Bathtub

Bollywood Star Sridevi Karpoor Drowns In Hotel Bathtub

by | 28th February 2018
Sridevi Kapoor

Bollywood superstar Sridevi Kapoor died on Saturday, after drowning in her hotel bathtub in Dubai.


According to reports, the 54-year-old actress, known simply as Sridevi was in Dubai attending a family wedding when she died.


She was found unconscious in her bathtub in her suite at Dubai’s Emirates Towers hotel and rushed to hospital where she was declared dead on arrival.


The media arm of the Dubai government said the post-mortem analysis had been completed and the cause of death ascertained.


The case has been passed to the Dubai Public Prosecution for what officials said were “regular legal procedures”.


Sridevi began her acting career at the age of four in southern India and spent the next five decades playing mostly lead roles in films, a large number of which became box office hits.


Her last and 300th movie β€˜Mom’ was released in 2017.


She married Bollywood film producer Boney Kapoor in 1996 and they had two daughters.