Cinema icon Sridevi cremated with state honours

Bollywood superstar Sridevi was cremated with state honours at Mumbai’s Vile Parle Seva Samaj Crematorium on Wednesday evening.

Sridevi, Indian cinema’s first woman superstar, was given a gun salute at the Celebration Sports Club, minutes away from her home in Green Acres Lokhandwala where her body was kept before leaving for its last journey.

The actor’s mortal remains were draped in a red kanjivaram sari with a bindi on her forehead.