The world woke up on Sunday 25 February, 2018 to a heart wrenching news and is still mourning over it. The first female superstar of Indian cinema – Sridevi – passed away on Saturday night in Dubai due to a cardiac arrest. Everyone took time to believe this since there have been many celebrity death hoaxes like that lately. However, it was Sanjay Kapoor, Boney Kapoor’s brother who confirmed the news that Sridevi did suffer a cardiac arrest and she had passed away. Indian film industries have been mourning her death and expressed shocked, unhappiness and anger too over the passing away of the iconic actor. Sridevi’s biggest films in Telugu remains Jagadeka Veerudu Athilokda Sundari directed by K.Raghavendra Rao. The film had Sridevi portraying the role of Deva Kanya and is one of the biggest blockbusters in Telugu cinema. Produced by popular producer Aswini Dutt, Jagadeka Veerudu Athilokda Sundari had Mega Star Chiranjeevi in the lead role.
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And giving the Athiloka Sundari a farewell, producer Aswini Dutt released a video which has scenes from the film where Sridevi is going back to her angelic world (Swarga) and she decides to not go back. Sridevi’s role in Jagadeka Veerudu Athilokda Sundari is the central character and the actress looked angelic in her role. Right from the costumes to her hair, everything was done perfectly and taken care of personally by director K.Raghavendra Rao. Producer Aswini Dutt has also said that their next film, Mahanati, a biopic on another legendary actor Savitri, will be dedicated to Sridevi since she is one of the biggest stars in Indian cinema. Besides Jagadeka Veerudu Athilokda Sundari, Sridevi has acted in numerous Telugu films which includes hit films like Govinda Govinda, Kshana Kshanam and Padahaarella Vayasu amongst many more.
Indian film industry is mourning the demise of superstar Sridevi and have been paying condolences to the actor.