Forensic report: Under the influence of alcohol, Sridevi fell into the bathtub and drowned

Sridevi dies due to drowning in the bathtub not Cardiac Arrest
Sridevi dies due to drowning in the bathtub not Cardiac Arrest

In the latest details that have emerged in the demise of Bollywood Actress Sridevi, the cause of death has been declared as downing in the bathtub.

‘Under the influence of alcohol, lost her balance, fell into the bathtub and drowned, reports UAE’s Gulf News’, said news reports by ANI .

According to the information by the forensic department in Dubai,  Sridevi fainted and fell into the bathtub, where she died after drowning.

Here’s the forensic report:
Sridevi dies due to drowning in the bathtub not Cardiac Arrest
On Saturday, Boney, who produced Mr India, which gave Sridevi one of her most remembered roles, flew back to Dubai to surprise his wife with a dinner, the paper reported.
He reached the Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel around 5.30pm (Dubai time) and woke her up and they chatted for about 15 minutes, the report said.
Sridevi then went to the bathroom to get ready. When she didn’t come out for 15 minutes, Boney knocked on the door. He did not get any response and forced open the door, to find her lying motionless in the bathtub that was full of water.
“He tried to revive her and when he could not, he called a friend of his. After that, he informed the police at 9 pm,” Khaleej Times quoted a source as saying. The police and paramedics rushed to the site, but she was pronounced dead.

Sealed envelope with details of the probe have been submitted to Bur Dubai Police Station. Local media reports have said that Dubai Police have released the forensic report on Sridevi’s death to her family and the Indian Consulate representative.

The veteran actress, 54, died on Saturday in Dubai where she and several family members were attending the wedding of actor Mohit Marwah, nephew of Anil and husband Boney Kapoor.

She was adored for her performances in films like Mr India, Nagina, Sadma, Chaal Baaz, Himmatwala, Chandni and Khuda Gawah. Her 50-year career began when she was juust four and spanned several langugaes – Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi.

-PTC News