Bollywood star, Sushant Singh Rajput has passed away. The 34-year-old actor was found dead in his apartment in Mumbai, India. Police believe the actor may have taken his own life.
According to Aljazeera, “Initial reports citing police said the actor, who starred in films such as Kai Po Che!, PK, and MS Dhoni: The Untold Story, was found hanging in his apartment in suburban Bandra. Mumbai police spokesperson Pranaya Ashok confirmed the death and said details were being investigated.“
Sushant Singh Rajput’s death comes a few days after that of his former manager, Disha Salian who died after falling from the 14th floor of a building in Mumbai.
As expected, many fans and public figures have been expressing their condolences. Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi revealed he was ‘shocked by Rajput’s passing’ and also described him as ‘a bright young actor’
Sushant Singh Rajput…a bright young actor gone too soon. He excelled on TV and in films. His rise in the world of entertainment inspired many and he leaves behind several memorable performances. Shocked by his passing away. My thoughts are with his family and fans. Om Shanti.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) June 14, 2020
Absolutely shocked and stunned on learning about the demise of Sushant Singh Rajput!— Sidharth Shukla (@sidharth_shukla) June 14, 2020
Unbelievable! Sincere condolences and prayers for his family. Rest in peace.. #SushantSinghRajput
Shocked to hear about Sushant Singh Rajput @itsSSR 😔💔 . May his soul RIP 🙏— Pvsindhu (@Pvsindhu1) June 14, 2020
A terrible loss, shocked and saddened by the passing of Sushant Singh Rajput. May his soul RIP.🙏 pic.twitter.com/xEXqF23oIl— Umesh Yaadav (@y_umesh) June 14, 2020
May his soul rest in peace.