Postmortem Report Says Sridevi Died of Drowning In Hotel Bathtub But Not of Heart Attack

Updated On 26 Feb, 2018 Published On

Bollywood's first female superstar Sridevi Kapoor died of accidental drowning but not of cardiac arrest, according to the Dubai post-mortem report. The 54-year-old actress reportedly drowned in her hotel apartment's bathtub following the loss of consciousness.

Earlier, it was reported that she died of heart attack on Saturday while at a family wedding in Dubai. Many Bollywood stars, sporting giants, and leading politicians reacted with shock to Sridevi's death.

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According to the media arm of the Dubai government, the post-mortem analysis has been completed and the cause of death ascertained.

The post-mortem report has been released by Dubai authorities to the late actress' family and the Indian consulate, according to the Gulf News. The paper said the report could mean a delay in the repatriation of the body. It had been expected to be flown home on Monday.