Sridevi's last respect and cremation details, family issues a statement

Last Updated: Wed, Feb 28, 2018 13:38 hrs

Sridevi passed away following accidental drowning in a bathtub in her hotel room in Dubai, plunging millions of Indians and her fans in shock as the news emanated on Sunday morning.

For three days, the Dubai police authorities completed various legal and medical formalities before the the body was finally handed over to the Kapoor family on Tuesday afternoon.

For the final journey, at the club, and the crematorium, the Mumbai Police have made elaborate security arrangements at various venues and special traffic management at some places, reported IANS.

A statement was issued by Yash Raj Films (YRF) on behalf of the family:

Family Statement:

Khushi, Janhvi, Boney Kapoor and the entire Kapoor and Ayyappan families are deeply bereaved and shocked with the untimely loss of Sridevi Kapoor. Late Sridevi Kapoor passed away in Dubai, UAE, on Saturday February 24th.

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.

Last respect and cremation details:

On behalf of Khushi, Janhvi, Boney Kapoor, the entire Kapoor and Ayyappan families, a sincere thanks to the media for your continued sensitivity and support during this emotional moment.

Kindly find all the details:

1. Condolences and last respects: Date & Time : 28th Feb Wednesday, 9.30 am to 12.30 pm (PLEASE ENSURE YOU ARE SET UP BY 9 am at the venue)

Address: Celebration Sports Club
Garden No 5, Lokhandwala Complex, Andheri West, Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400053

Plz note : Media can also pay their last respects provided camera, recording devices, etc are left outside the venue.

The last journey will commence at 2 pm from Celebration Sports Club to Pawan Hans.

2. Cremation Ceremony

Address : Vile Parle Seva Samaj Crematorium and Hindu Cemetery, Next to Pawan Hans, SV Road, Vile Parle West

Date & Time : 28th Feb 3.30 pm onwards

Kindly note, media will be only allowed outside the main entrance.

Please call us on any further information/clarification on the same.

Thank You,
Team YRF Communications

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