New Delhi: The year 2020 has brought more heartbreaking news for Bollywood fans. Actor Shushant Singh Rajput committed suicide on Sunday afternoon in his Bandra Residence. According to reports the actor was living alone amid lockdown and hanged himself in his home.
His demise came as a shock to many as this is the fourth death of a famous personality from the Hindi film industry to pass away in the past two months, after Irrfan Khan and Rishi Kapoor succumbed to cancer and Wajid Khan from the Sajid-Wajid duo fell prey to the coronavirus pandemic.
Condolences poured in from all quarters for the highly-talented actor who won several awards for his roles in movies like M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story, PK and Kedarnath.
Actor Akshay Kumar took to twitter and expressed condolences on the demise of the young actor, Honestly this news has left me shocked and speechless…I remember watching #SushantSinghRajput in Chhichhore and telling my friend Sajid, its producer how much I’d enjoyed the film and wish I’d been a part of it. Such a talented actor…may God give strength to his family.”
Reactions from the sports fraternity also poured in after getting the shocking news