It is certain now that the veteran Bollywood actor Sridevi died of accidental drowning in her hotel bathtub after losing consciousness.
This has been confirmed by the Dubai government agencies.
The revelation has however come as a dramatic twist to many of her fans and industry colleagues.
The Dubai government said in a tweet that the police have transferred the case to the “Dubai Public Prosecution” which will carry out regular legal procedures followed in such cases.
It was posted on Twitter that, “Following the completion of post mortem analysis, Dubai policeheadquarters today stated that the
death of the Indian actress Sridevi occurred due to drowning in her hotel
apartment’s bath tub following loss of consciousness,”.
However, it is yet to be ascertained as to what caused Sridevi to lose consciousness.
There were initial speculations on her breathing her last due to cardiac arrest.
The latest report of accidental drowning only deepens the mystery surrounding her death.
Her family too is yet to comment on the death and circumstances surrounding it and why the body has not been handed over to them for final rites.