Bollywood actor and television star Sushant Singh Rajput committed suicide on Sunday.
At the age of 34, Bollywood actor and TV star Sushant Singh Rajput who was seen opposite Sara Ali Khan in Kedarnath committed suicide. Sushant most known for portraying Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the legendary cricketer's biopic. As per preliminary investigation, he was found hanging at his Bandra residence and was also being treated for depression.
The social media went viral withe condolences posts from celebrities and fans as soon as the news surface on the internet.
“Shocked & deeply saddened to listen to about the suicide of talented & brilliant actor Sushant Singh Rajput. This unfortunate death of a young & successful individual brings issues associated with psychological state , particularly in these times, to the fore. RIP,” Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said.
His demise came as shock to industry who were still reeling from the loss of irreplaceable gems of film industry Irrfan Khan & Rishi Kapoor succumbed to cancer & Wajid Khan from the Sajid-Wajid duo died due to cardic problems.
Sushant Singh Rajput’s death comes days after his former manager Disha Salian reportedly died by suicide. Rajput had tweeted his shock at the news on social media.
He was last seen in Netflix’s Drive. He made his acting debut with Zee TV serial Pavitra Rishta.
He garnered applause for all his films. MS Dhoni, in which he played the former Indian cricket team captain, was among the most successful film of 2016. He garnered critical acclaim for his role in Dibakar Banerjee’s 2015 movie, Detective Byomkesh Bakshy.
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