Sridevi drowned in bath – traces of Alcohol found in her body

Authorities say cause of 54-year-old star’s death was ‘drowning following loss of consciousness.’

Born Shree Amma Yanger Ayappan in the southern state of Tamil Nadu, Sridevi’s fame peaked in the 1980s and 90s and she was seen as the first female superstar in India’s male-dominated film industry. She appeared in about 300 films and was awarded the Padma Shri, India’s fourth-highest civilian award, for her service to the film industry.

The death of Indian actress Sridevi occurred due to drowning in her hotel apartment’s bathtub following loss of consciousness,” the  Dubai Police tweeted, citing a postmortem.

Over 5 decades, she acted in 300 films in Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam and Telegu Languages.
Sridevi gave us amazing movies like Chandni , Chaalbaaz , Mr India &  Lamhe to name a few.