From a rocking TV career, the 34-year-old actor rose to fame on the big screen with his stellar performance in ‘Kai Po Che’.
Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who rose to become a formidable presence on the big screen, committed suicide on Sunday afternoon. The ‘Kedarnath’ actor was found hanging at his Bandra residence in Mumbai. NDTV reported.
Last week, Disha Salian, who was also Rajput’s former manager had committed suicide. The event management executive had jumped off from a 14-storied building in Mumbai’s Malad area.
The actor was living alone during the lockdown. Police have reached his apartment but the reason has not been revealed yet.
It is said that the actor wasn’t feeling well for a few days. According to the reports, police have informed that the actor hung himself in his Bandra home. The post-mortem reports are awaited.
Social media is flooded with grief from bollywood stars expressing their grief.
Film-maker Kunal Kapoor said he had met the actor just before the lockdown, and couldn’t believe the news.
Actor Ritiesh Deshmukh also confirmed the news on Twitter, saying, “Shocked beyond words !!!! #SushantSinghRajput no more …. deeply saddened!!”
Actor Akshay Kumar said “honestly this news has left me shocked and speechless…”