Actor Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead at his Mumbai home this afternoon. Police have confirmed it was a suicide. The actor was 34. Tributes poured in from a shocked film industry as well as politicians and sports stars. Sushant Singh Rajput, among actors who made a successful transition from television to films, debuted with the 2013 movie "Kai Po Che!" He went on to do several films and was recently seen in the widely-appreciated "Chhichhore". "Gone too soon," said many on Twitter, while his co-stars expressed shock at the news.
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Here are condolence messages for actor Sushant Singh Rajput:
ollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, 34, who was found dead in his Mumbai home on Sunday, had largely been a social media recluse. However, if there's one thing that the late actor documented on and off in social media posts, it was his "bucket list of 50 dreams" - a Twitter series that now serves as a reminder of the actor's lasting ambitions.
"An incredible talent who was destined to scale many heights is gone too soon," tweeted Ram Charan
"I refreshed my web pages 100 times hoping I'm reading some sort of horrible joke. I'm not equipped to process any of this," wrote Sanjana Sanghi.
Krystle D'Souza, in her post, wrote: "Since 2008 you protected me like your own. I wish I could do the same.
The choreographer remembered Sushant Singh Rajput as an "extremely hardworking" actor, who was the runner-up on Jhalak Dikhlaja, where Mr D'Souza was a judge.
"I was a judge on the show but off screen we were good friends. We would meet each other on sets. I have so many wonderful, amazing memories with him,'' he added.
"We request his fans to keep him in their thoughts and celebrate his life, and his work like they have done so far," read the statement
Absolutely stunned by Sushant's death..!! This is so so sad. Heart goes out to his family.. their grief must be beyond measure. Deepest condolences.- Farhan Akhtar (@FarOutAkhtar) June 14, 2020
Shocked and sad to hear about the loss of Sushant Singh Rajput.- Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) June 14, 2020
Such a young and talented actor. My condolences to his family and friends. May his soul RIP. 🙏 pic.twitter.com/B5zzfE71u9
Just heard the shocking news about @itsSSR. My deepest condolences to his family. May god give them strength. I still find it hard to absorb.- Shahid Kapoor (@shahidkapoor) June 14, 2020
Filmmaker Kunal Kohli On Sushant Singh Rajput's Death: "It Is Shocking" | NDTV.com Video | Sushant Singh was found dead at his Mumbai residence on Sunday. Speaking to NDTV, filmmaker Kunal Kohli said that they used to meet regularly at the gym. He also spoke about the pressure that actors go through. Sushant Singh Rajput is best-known for his performances in films such as Kedarnath, MS Djoni: The Untold Story, Raabta and PK.
"It Just Broke My Heart": Filmmaker Shonali Bose On Sushant Singh Rajput's Death | NDTV.com Video | Sushant Singh Rajput died at the age of 34 on Sunday. Speaking to NDTV, filmmaker Shonali Bose said, "I just came to know about this shocking news and it broke my heart. It broke my heart to think that minutes away someone was going through such agony and anguish." Sushant Singh Rajput was last seen in the 2019 film Chhichhore."
"We live in very energetic and noisy but still very isolated times," Karan Johar wrote in his eulogy for Sushant Singh Rajput
Sushant Singh Rajput ke aatmhatya ki khabar sunkar mujhe bada dhakka laga.Hamari kabhi mulaaqaat nahi hui thi magar unhone Dhoni film main aisa sundar abhinay kiya tha ki main kabhi bhul nahi sakti.Main unko shraddhanjali arpan karti hun. Ishwar unki aatma ko shanti pradan kare.- Lata Mangeshkar (@mangeshkarlata) June 14, 2020
Home minister Amit Shah tweeted: Anguished to learn about the sad and untimely demise of the young and very talented actor Sushant Singh Rajput. He will always be remembered for his contribution to Indian cinema. My deepest condolences to his family, friends and followers.
He loved me so much...I will miss him so much. His energy, enthusiasm and his full happy smile. May Allah bless his soul and my condolences to his near and dear ones. This is extremely sad....and so shocking!! pic.twitter.com/skIhYEQxeO- Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) June 14, 2020
country. He was a true all rounder and my heart goes out to the aggrieved family....and all his friends and well wishers...- Shatrughan Sinha (@ShatruganSinha) June 14, 2020
Suicide is never a way out!
My deepest condolences to his devastated family and his loved ones....Praying that his soul rests in peace..#RIP
Former Minister Yashwant Sinha expressed his condolences. "Deeply saddened to hear of the sad demise of Sushant Singh Rajput. He was a brilliant actor. Did not have the good fortune of knowing him personally but always felt proud of him as a fellow Bihari," he tweeted.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee has expressed shock over the death of Sushant Singh Rajput.
Truly shocked and sad to hear the unfortunate news of the demise of very talented Sushant Singh Rajput. My condolences to his family, friends & everyone who admired his work.- Mamata Banerjee (@MamataOfficial) June 14, 2020
"Thanks for the memories and movies, Sushant Singh. You told stories, lived a miracle, and advanced the most beautiful privilege artists possess - making a human connection," Sushant Singh Rajput wrote on twitter.
Thanks for the memories and movies, Sushant Singh. You told stories, lived a miracle, and advanced the most beautiful privilege artists possess - making a human connection.- वरुण 🇮🇳 (@varungrover) June 14, 2020
Go in peace. ❤️❤️
"Shocked and saddened by the the sudden loss of this young, bright & talented actor Sushant Singh Rajput. A loss to the industry & all his colleagues. Condolences to his family," Hema Malini wrote on Twitter.
Shocked and saddened by the the sudden loss of this young, bright & talented actor Sushant Singh Rajput. A loss to the industry & all his colleagues. Condolences to his family- Hema Malini (@dreamgirlhema) June 14, 2020
Varun Dhawan has expressed grief on Sushant Singh Rajput's death. "I really can't believe this. Sushant was a wonderful actor and I still remember the times I spent with him. His performance always inspired me. Deepest condolences to his fans and family. RIP #SushantSinghRajput," Varun Dhawan tweeted.
I really can't believe this. Sushant was a wonderful actor and I still remember the times I spent with him. His performance always inspired me. Deepest condolences to his fans and family. RIP #SushantSinghRajput- Varun Dhawan (@Varun_dvn) June 14, 2020
It's heartbreaking to lose someone as talented & vibrant as Sushant. I will always cherish the moments we shared. My heartfelt condolences to the family & friends in grief.- Madhuri Dixit Nene (@MadhuriDixit) June 14, 2020
Sushant 💔 💔 you said we would play tennis together one day .. you were so full of life and laughs .. spreading smiles everywhere you went.. we didn't even know you were hurting this bad 😞 the world will miss you .. shaking while I write this .. RIP my friend- Sania Mirza (@MirzaSania) June 14, 2020
Shocked to hear about Sushant Singh Rajput. This is so difficult to process. May his soul RIP and may god give all the strength to his family and friends 🙏- Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) June 14, 2020
Sushant, you were too young and brilliant to have gone so soon. I'm so sad and upset knowing that we lived in an environment that could not help you through any troubles you may have had. May your soul rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/RzLrdJ4keX- Anushka Sharma (@AnushkaSharma) June 14, 2020
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
Sushant Singh Rajput had announced the death of Disha Salian on his Instagram story.
"Sad to hear about the sudden demise of #SushantSinghRajput. An exemplary actor who will be missed by all. Praying for strength to his family and friends in this difficult time," Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh wrote on Twitter.
"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," Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri tweeted.
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has expressed shock on Sushant Singh Rajput's death.
"Shocked to learn that super talented actor #SushantSinghRajput is no more.He was from my city Patna. Remember meeting him in Rashtrapati Bhawan during oath taking ceremony last year. He had told me that his family lived in Rajiv Nagar,Patna. He had miles to go. He left too soon," Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad tweeted.