Yandamuri Veerendranath, a famous writer and a Telugu novelist said that the news of Sridevi's demise came to him as a shock. While reminding his association with Sridevi, the writer said he worked with Sridevi and Aswini Dutt in a film 'Aakhiri Poratam'. He has also shared his association with her in other movies. Yandamuri Veerendranath has revealed an unforgettable incident in which Sridevi sought his approval to copy a scene from his film. She is an artist, more than a star, the writer complimented. Kashi Vishwanath, a director, screenwriter and character actor has condoled over Sridevi's death and shared his association with actress in Telugu and Hindi movies. He wished to see Sridevi reborn in Indian film industry.