It was hard for the entire country and her fans worldwide to come to terms with Sridevi’s shocking death in February last year. One could only imagine what the legendary actress’ family would’ve gone through. The sadness for her close ones was evident once again as her 56th birth anniversary was commemorated on Tuesday. Husband Boney Kapoor, brother-in-law Anil Kapoor and his wife Sunita Kapoor all penned emotional tributes to Sridevi. Moreover, it was also announced that her wax statue will be unveiled at the Madame Tussauds Museum in Singapore.
Boney Kapoor penned a heartfelt message to his wife, to wish her for her birthday, sharing how much he misses her and how she continues to live and guide them. He wrote, “Happy Birthday Jaan, missing you every minute of my life , keep on guiding us , you will remain with us till eternity. #Sridevi.”
The veteran producer also tweeted from Sridevi’s own Twitter account to convey his gratitude, writing, “Thank you all for your love in remembering her today with so much love and affection. #Sridevi.”
Anil Kapoor, who is not just Sridevi’s brother-in-law but he co-star of some iconic films like ‘Mr India’, tweeted, ““Today is a bittersweet day as we celebrate you on what would have been your 56th Birthday…We feel the sadness of your loss deeply, but remembering your smile and the joy you brought to all our lives unites us in your memory...We miss you everyday #Sridevi!”
Sunita Kapoor also got emotional.
Meanwhile, the official handle of Madame Tussauds announced that they will be unveiling the ‘one of its kind’ wax figure in September.
Boney then conveyed his gratitude, “I am very touched @MTsSingapore is honoring @sridevibkapoor& her work by having her wax figure immortalised. I along my family will be part of the ocassion at the unveiling in Madame Tussauds Singapore at Ultimate Film Star Experience next month.”
Earlier in the day, Sridevi’s daughter, also an actress, Janhvi Kapoor had also given an emotional tribute. She wrote, “Happy birthday Mumma, I love you.” She even performed rituals in memory of her mother at Tirupati Temple.
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