Sushant Singh Rajput, Bollywood actor who played the role of MS Dhoni in his biopic has committed suicide at his home in Mumbai. Sushant Singh Rajput was 34 and his suicide comes days after his manager Disha Salina also committed ‘suicide’ in Mumbai.
Sushant Singh Rajput debuted in Bollywood with Kai Po Che and was last seen in super hit movie Chhichhore. Rajput was found hanging at his Bandra home earlier this morning. Some of his friends were also at home when his body was found.
Sushant Singh Rajput had secured all-India 7th rank in AIEEE and finished his Mechanical Engineering degree from prestigious Delhi College of Engineering (now Delhi Technological University). Rajput had also won the Physics Olympiad and later Shiamak Davar’s dance classes and later joined Barry John’s acting classes to become an actor.
Sushant Singh Rajput’s Suicide: Initial Reports
The door to his room was broken and he was found hanging. Initial reports from the police suggest that Rajput was suffering from depression for the past six months. His friends also told Aaj Tak that the reason behind his suicide was depression. A suicide note has not been recovered yet.
Sushant Singh Rajput made a name for himself on the small screen, especially with Pavitra Rishta, where he played the lead role, before debuting on the big screen. Sushant broke got his first big break in Bollywood with Abhishek Kapoor’s Kai Po Che which was based on Chetan Bhagat’s bestselling book ‘The Three Mistakes of My Life.
Kai Po Che catapulted Sushant Singh Rajput, a smalltown boy, into almost overnight fame. After 2013’s Kai Po Che, Sushant worked in Shuddh Desi Romance with Parineeti Chopra, and then went on to do various movies.
Sushant Singh Rajput’s Manager Also Commits Suicide?
He was last seen in Chhichhore opposite Shraddha Kapoor. It was a film directed by Nitesh Tiwari, which dealt with college life and the frustrations of the later years. The actor’s former manager Disha Salian was found dead a few days ago.
The 28-year-old Disha Salian died after accidentally falling while various reports suggested that she may have also committed suicide. The Mumbai Police are investigating the case and not ruling out any possibility.
It was reported that Disha was facing issues in her relationship with her boyfriend and was upset with the rumours of him dating female actors from his show. A media report also said that Disha and Rohan had many fights off late and even at the party, the two ran into a tough argument that upset her further.