By Azania Post Reporter
A Bollywood superstar Sridevi a famous Indian film industry’s actress, drowned after passing out in her hotel bathtub in Dubai, police have said.
It was earlier Saturday reported that the actress died of heart attack while attending a family wedding of her nephew in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates.
But postmortem conducted has, according to police, revealed that she died after drowning in her bathtub.
Dubai Police said : "Following the completion of post-mortem analysis, #DubaiPolice today stated that the death of Indian actress #Sridevi occurred due to drowning in her hotel apartment's bathtub following loss of consciousness."
Her case had been transferred to Dubai's public prosecution office, said police.
The reports of her death went viral in social media attracting high ranking officials, Bollywood greats and political elites.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was among the many who expressed shock at Sridevi's death, with a tweet early Sunday extending his condolences to her family.