He got his big break in Bollywood in 2013 with Kai Po Che, a film about cricket, love and politics that won acclaim at the Berlin film festival.
Before Rhea, Sushant was in a relationship with his Pavitra Rishta, Indian TV drama serial, co-star Ankita Lokhande for six years. The actor's throwback video from the sets of his film is going viral in which Sushant is seen feeding a young girl.
Earlier, Manoj Sharma, Additional Commissioner of Police, Western Region, told local PTI news agency that the actor "committed suicide at his residence in Bandra".
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has condoled the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput and recalled his support to the state during the floods in 2018. "He excelled on TV and in films". His rise in the world of entertainment inspired many and he leaves behind several memorable performances, Modi said on Twitter.
Late on Sunday, the Cyber department tweeted, "A disturbing trend has been observed on Social Media platforms by Maharashtra Cyber that pictures of deceased actor Shri". Shocked by his passing away. "May his soul RIP and may god give all the strength to his family and friends." .
In his Instagram post, shared with a clip of Sushant Singh Rajput on the ramp (yes, he smiled), Manish Malhotra wrote, "I had met him only once before and then asked him to walk for the show as I felt he suited this collection".
Current India skipper Virat Kohli expressed his sorrow at the news, writing to his nearly 36 million Twitter followers: "Shocked to hear about Sushant Singh Rajput". Gandhi expressed sadness at the demise of Rajput and sent his condolences to his family and fans.
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