Mumbai police this morning reached Sidharth Shukla’s house to understand the series of events before his death. He was taking some BP medicines.
BMC’s health department team has reached Cooper Hospital and is speaking to Cooper Hospital Dean. The sources also said that he was too much under the pressure of work. He was working on multiple projects.
Actor Sidharth Shukla was 40, he allegedly suffered a heart attack and was brought dead to Cooper hospital, according to hospital officials. His mother and two sisters survive him. This news came as a shock for his fans as the actor recently appeared on reality shows like Bigg Boss OTT and Dance Deewane 3 with rumoured girlfriend Shehnaaz Gill.
While speaking to Afternoon Voice Shehnaaz Gill went inconsolable, she said, “I am yet to believe that he is no more”. She broke down without speaking further.
Siddharth, the winner of Bigg Boss 13 was a popular face of showbiz and has been a part of the film Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania. The actor’s last screen outing was Ekta Kapoor’s popular show ‘Broken But Beautiful 3’ in which he played the role of Agastya.
MP and Actor Ravi Kishan said, “Very shocking news! A man who was self-respected and who was climbing success step by step. He was getting so much love from Big Boss, always adorable and fighter for rights very bad news at so young age. This is the sorrow of millions of fans around the globe. He was a health-conscious guy who was caring and protective. I am in grief. May God bless him bliss!”
“An upcoming name, a popular name and a self-made talented actor. This is my personal loss that I lost a warm greeter and ever-cheerful friend. Why a heart attack at such a small age? How is it that this Fitness pro artist suddenly has a cardiac arrest? I don’t feel this is natural this should be studied. But the loss is huge,” said comedian Sunil Pal.
Sidharth Shukla’s other TV credits included Dil Se Dil Tak and Love U Zindagi. The actor won Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7 and participated in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6. He also had a supporting role in Shashank Khaitan’s Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, co-starring Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan.
Born on 12 December 1980 in Mumbai to Ashok Shukla and Rita Shukla, Sidharth’s family has roots in Prayagraj (formerly Allahabad), Uttar Pradesh. He completed his schooling at St. Xavier’s High School, Fort and later graduated in Interior designing from Rachana Sansad School of Interior Design.