Ahead of Sridevi’s first death anniversary, Boney Kapoor donates wife’s favourite saree to NGO for auction


Radhika Dhawad | Feb 23, 2019 14:11

Sridevi

To mark Sridevi’s first death anniversary on Sunday (February 24), husband Boney Kapoor donated the legendary actress’ favourite Kota sari from her collection to an NGO Concern India Foundation. The NGO put the saree on auction, for which the bidding, which has already begun at Rs 40,000 and is likely to exceed Rs 1,30,000.

To mark Sridevi’s first death anniversary, husband Boney Kapoor donated her favourite Kota sari from her collection to an NGO Concern India Foundation.
Sridevi’s favourite Kota saree that is being auctioned

The auction is being held on Parisera, which is a website that sells handicrafts. The proceeds from the auction would be shared with the NGO.

To mark Sridevi’s first death anniversary, husband Boney Kapoor donated her favourite Kota sari from her collection to an NGO Concern India Foundation.
Statement by Parisera

Describing her sari, the website wrote, “Being born in a South-Indian household, the actress has worn saris as a badge of her identity and has always infused a sense of unique charisma into its pleats. For the auction, the family has chosen a Kota sari. It is light, bright and emanates the perfect essence of Sridevi. Its versatility is widely known, this stylish weave can be worn to a reception, soirée or to a simple party. Handmade silver trinkets or a string of pearls will enhance the beauty of this luxurious weave.”

 

Last year in Dubai, Sridevi passed away due to accidental drowning where she had gone to attend a family wedding.