Sidharth Shukla, a film and television actor, died on Thursday at the age of 40. He experienced a huge heart attack in the morning, according to reports, and was pronounced dead at the city’s Cooper Hospital.
His fans and industry pals expressed their grief on social media shortly after hearing of his demise. Actress Shilpa Shetty wrote, “Rest in peace Siddharth……gone too soon. May God give his family and loved ones the strength to cope with his huge loss.”
In the midst of it all, Sidharth’s old dying tweet has become popular on social media. He had written in the tweet, “Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside of us while we live…..” The post was originally made on October 24, 2017.
Meanwhile, the late actor’s family reportedly informed Mumbai Police that, contrary to many claims circulating on the internet about the cause of Sidharth’s death, there was no foul play or mental pressure involved. The family also stated that they do not wish such rumours to spread.
Sidharth Shukla made his Bollywood debut in Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, with Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt, in a supporting role. He won reality series such as Bigg Boss 13 and Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7.