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Mahesh Bhatt pays tribute to Sridevi

IANS  |  Mumbai 

Filmmaker has paid tribute to late Sridevi, whom he misses dearly.

During an episode of "India's Next Superstars", Bhatt inspired some of the aspiring actors by sharing a story about while shooting with the for his film "Gumrah" (1993), a statement said.

"While shooting for 'Gumrah', we had to shoot a water sequence for which was needed. I was informed that she is down with fever and we might have to postpone the shoot," he said.

"Worried about her health, I met her in her room and requested her that we continue shooting when she is fine because her condition was really bad.

To my surprise, she refused to postpone the shoot," he added.

Talking about her hard work, he said: "shot inside water for hours with fever and didn't say a word because she was so professional. I salute her spirit and I miss her dearly."

passed away following an accidental drowning in a bathtub in her hotel room in on February 24.



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First Published: Thu, March 08 2018. 13:28 IST