Filmmakers and actors such as Chiranjeevi, Mohan Babu, Nagarjuna, Jayaprada, K. Raghavendra Rao, Ram Gopal Varma, Suresh Babu and Allu Aravind attended the event. Many actors and filmmakers remembered their bond with Sridevi and filmmakers admitted that Sridevi would born again with the same talent.
Sridevi died on February 24 in Dubai due to accidental drowning at a hotel bathtub. She was cremated in Mumbai on February 28. Sridevi acted in 300 films in various languages including Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, and Hindi. Some of her iconic films include Sadma, Nagina, Mr India, and Jagadeka Veerudu Athiloka Sundari.