Arjun, Boney and Anil by Sridevi's side at her last rites, SRK, Big B, others attend
After family and well-wishers gave their last respects to veteran actress Sridevi, her body was taken to the crematorium for her last rites in Mumbai on Wednesday. (Photo: Viral Bhayani)
Boney Kapoor looks distraught as his wife, wrapped in tricolour, is taken for her final rites at a Vile Parle crematorium.
Sridevi’s stepson Arjun Kapoor, brother-in-law Anil Kapoor and his nephew Mohit Marwah with her mortal remains on its way to the crematorium.
As the actress was accorded a state funeral, the Mumbai Police Band also played on their way to the funeral.
Looking at the number of fans, media persons and others gathered at the venue, taking her mortal remains for the last rites would have surely been a difficult task.
The truck carrying her mortal remains was beautifully decorated with flowers and a lovely picture of the legendary actress who passed away in Dubai on Saturday.
Arjun, Mohit and Anil reach the crematorium with the mortal remains amid heavy security.
The queen of chiffon was draped in a magenta and gold silk sari and looked beautiful even before she bid her final goodbye.
Boney Kapoor and his daughter Janhvi inside the vehicle transporting Sridevi’s mortal remains to the crematorium.
Sridevi’s younger daughter Khushi was in tears as she was seen with her cousin Akshay Marwah in the truck.
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has worked with the late actress in an iconic film named 'Khuda Gawah'. Apart from that, they were last paired on screen together for her comeback film 'English Vinglish'.
Shah Rukh Khan was one of the celebrities seen at the crematorium for the last rites. He had acted with the legendary actress in ‘Army.’
The superstar came with his 'Zero' director Aanand L. Rai. 'Zero' will also be the last film where Sridevi will perform on screen.
Katrina Kaif is the lead actress of ‘Zero’ which will be Sridevi’s last film, courtesy her cameo role in the Christmas.
Rani Mukerji, who has been promoting her upcoming release 'Hichki', also made out time for the late legend. Rani, like Sridevi, is also a part of 'Zero', but it is still unclear if the two will share screen space there.
Sidharth Roy Kapur guides wife Vidya Balan into their car. The duo were seen earlier in the day at an event to pay last respects as well.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali exits the crematorium along with sister Bella. He had revealed Sridevi loved his recent hit ‘Padmaavat.’
There are reports that Rohit Shetty will cast Sridevi’s daughter Janhvi in Ranveer Singh starrer ‘Simmba’ releasing on December 28.
Javed Akhtar and Shabana Azmi were also spotted arriving at the location. They were spotted at the prayer meet to pay last respects to Sridevi earlier in the day as well.
Director-producer Vidhu Vinod Chopra, with his journalist-critic-writer wife Anupama Chopra and director Rajkumar Hirani were snapped.
Mika Singh, Meet Bros, Manmeet and Harmeet and Rajesh Khattar, father of Ishaan Khatter, were among those clicked.
Dia Mirza was seen exiting the crematorium with her husband Sahil Sangha to pay their respects to the legendary actress.
Randhir and Rajiv Kapoor were among the attendees, but their brother Rishi Kapoor, who has worked with Sridevi, was not seen.
Jeetendra was the hero of ‘Himmatwala’, a film which was the turning point of Sridevi in Bollywood.
Ramesh Taurani’s ‘Race 3’ starring Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez, among others is currently on floors.
Arjun Rampal is currently shooting for ‘Paltan’ which is being directed by JP Dutta and features an ensemble cast.
Suniel Shetty enters into his car after the last rites. His children Athiya and Ahan were earlier spotted at the event to pay last respects.
Lara Dutta Bhupathi and Mahesh Bhupathi were also spotted on their way out of the crematorium after the ceremony.
Fardeen Khan’s father Firoz Khan has worked with Sridevi in ‘Jaanbaaz’ which had released in 1986.
Shakti Kapoor has worked in numerous films starring Sridevi in the 1980s and the 1990s and his family were spotted at the event earlier in the day.
Aftab Shivdasani had worked with Sridevi as a child actor in multiple films and was present along with his wife Nin Dusanj.
Fans from across the country arrived for the funeral and the humongous number is proof of the impact her performances have created.
Ishaan Khatter, who is all set to make his debut with Sridevi's daughter Janhvi in 'Dhadak', was also spotted.