For many of us, the world changed on February 24, 2018, when news broke that actor Sridevi had tragically passed away. Since then, many all over the world, have made huge tributes to the legend, with even the Oscars honouring her in their In Memoriam section.
And while we struggle to move on, there is another place that will paying a special tribute to the late actor — Switzerland. The country will be erecting a statue of Sridevi, in honour of all her contributions toward Swiss tourism. Her hit film, Chandni, was shot there, and drove tourism up substantially.
"Many of [Yash] Chopra’s films featured Switzerland as a backdrop and he is credited with boosting the popularity of the Alpine nation among Indian tourists. Now, considering Sridevi’s role in promoting tourism here, there is a proposal to honour the actor by having her statue here," said an official.
Fans will be able to pay tribute to her, on a global scale now.