Sridevi's funeral to take place shortly

The last journey of India’s beloved actor Sridevi has started. Her body is being taken to the Vile Parle crematorium in Mumbai for the last rites, wrapped in the Tricolor.

The funeral will take place shortly and will be attended by members of the Indian film industry.

A large procession is slowly making its way to the venue as fans are walking beside the decorated truck carrying the iconic actor's body.

Actors Rekha, Hema Malini, Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit, Tabu, Jacqueline Fernandez and many more are expected to be present.

Sridevi’s body was kept at the Celebration Club near her home, thousands of people visited the place to pay their respects since the morning.

Camera and other recording devices were not allowed inside the venue.

The actor died on Saturday when she fell unconscious and drowned in the bathtub. Sridevi was in Dubai at the time to attend a family wedding.

She is survived by her husband, producer Boney Kapoor and their two daughters Jahnvi and Khushi.