Bollywood is mourning the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput . He committed suicide at his residence in Mumbai . The 34-year-old actor was found hanging at his Bandra residence .
Meanwhile, condolences poured in for the actor from various quarters with many expressing shock over his demise. Rajput who made his debut with the film Kai Po Che was last seen in the movie Chhichhore. He was also seen in many other popular movies like M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story, PK, and Kedarnath.
“Shocked & deeply saddened to hear about the suicide of talented & brilliant actor Sushant Singh Rajput. This unfortunate death of a young & successful individual brings issues related to mental health, particularly in these times, to the fore. RIP,” Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said.
Former Indian cricketer Virendra Sehwag said: “Life is fragile and we don’t know what one is going through. Be kind. #SushantSinghRajput Om Shanti.”
Bollywood actor Riteish Deshmukh tweeted: “Shocked beyond words !!!! #SushantSinghRajput no more …. deeply saddened!!”
A bright young actor gone too soon, PM Modi said as he paid tribute to Sushant Singh Rajput. “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.”
Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar tweeted in Hindi: “Shocked and sad to hear the news of Sushant Singh Rajput’s death. He was a young and talented actor. My condolences to his family and friends.”
Sushant was a very talented and brilliant actor . He was a medical engineering drop out who wanted to chase his dream of becoming an actor. He left the industry and the world with lots of unfulfilled dreams. May his soul rest in peace.