PM Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind, Rahul Gandhi mourn sudden demise of Sridevi

25 February 2018, 10:24 AM
PM Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind, Rahul Gandhi mourn sudden demise of Sridevi
PM Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind, Rahul Gandhi mourn sudden demise of Sridevi

Popular Bollywood actress Sridevi who rule the hearts of millions of fans breathed her last on Saturday in Dubai. The ‘Chandni’ star was 54.

Considered as one of the first female superstar of Bollywood, the beautiful actress was attending a wedding function of Mohit Marwah in Dubai when she suffered a cardiac arrest. This eventually resulted in her death.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday expressed his grief on the untimely demise of the English Vinglish actress. He took to Twitter to recall her memorable career and also state that his thoughts are with her family.

President Ram Nath Kovind also mourned the death of the ‘Sadma’ actress. He said that her performances in films like Lamhe and Moondram Pirai remain an inspiration for others.

Congress President Rahul Gandhi who is currently on a visit to Karnataka also expressed his condolences to Sridevi’s family. He mentioned, '' Sridevi was incredibly talented and versatile actress whose vast body of work spanned a range of genres and languages''.

Information & Broadcasting and Textiles Minsiter Smriti Irani called the Bollywood diva a powerhouse of acting and expressed her condolences to her loved ones.

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh also expressed his anguish at the sudden demise of the 'Himmatwala' actress.

Other political leaders also took to Twitter to express their grief at the great loss.

First Published: Sunday, February 25, 2018 09:56 AM

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