Sridevi: Bollywood luminary dies during 54 of heart attack

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Sridevi was one of India’s biggest film stars

Bollywood luminary Sridevi Kapoor has died of a heart attack, her family says. She was 54.

The singer famous simply as Sridevi upheld divided in Dubai, where she was attending a family wedding.

From a age of four, she had worked in films in a Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Hindi languages.

She was deliberate one of a really few Indian womanlike superstars able of outrageous box bureau success though a support of a masculine hero.

Sridevi’s father Boney Kapoor and daughter Khushi were with her when she died, reports say.

The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, paid reverence to a late star, essay on Twitter: “Really enjoyed assembly Bollywood idol Sri Devi on my new outing to India.

“So unhappy to hear a news of a genocide of such a terrifically gifted actress, performer and producer.”

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Why was Sridevi such a outrageous box bureau draw?

She debuted as a lead singer in a Bollywood film in 1978, shortly apropos one of India’s biggest film stars.

Over 5 decades, she starred in some-more than 150 films, including such Bollywood classics as Mr India, Chandni, ChaalBaaz and Sadma.

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The versatile singer motionless to take a mangle from a film attention after a recover of Judaai in 1997.

She done a quip in 2012, starring in English Vinglish.

In 2013, a Indian supervision awarded her a Padma Shri – a fourth top municipal honour.

How are fans reacting?

Social media sites are being flooded with condolences, with many users expressing startle that a singer died still comparatively young.

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