Actor Kushal Punjabi passes away at age 37; Karanvir Bohra, Baba Sehgal tweet condolences

Kushal Punjabi, who was last seen in the show Ishq Mein Marjawan, was found dead in his Mumbai home

FP Staff December 27, 2019 11:21:27 IST
Actor Kushal Punjabi passes away at age 37; Karanvir Bohra, Baba Sehgal tweet condolences

Popular television actor Kushal Punjabi, who was last seen in the show Ishq Mein Marjawan, was found dead in his Mumbai home on Thursday night. Actor Karanvir Bohra shared the news on social media. Punjabi was 37.

Sharing a few stills of Punjabi, Karanvir wrote, "Ur demise has shocked the hell out of me.I'm still in denial. I know you are in a happier place, but this is unfathomable."

Here is Karanvir's post

The post was inundated with comments from Punjabi's colleague, who were shocked to hear the news. Shweta Tiwari wrote, “What??? Oh my god! When? And how?” Ravi Dubey commented, “What?????” while Vikas Kalantri wrote, “Wait what ????? When did this happen. Really really sad. Cant believe this. May his soul rest in peace shocked”. According to a report by SpotBoye, the actor has committed suicide by hanging himself. However, there is no confirmation on the same. As per the same report, his last rites will be performed at 1 pm today. (27 December) Many celebrities, including Tusshar Kapoor, Arjun Bijlani, Baba Sehgal have taken to social media to tweet condolences.

Here are the posts

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🙏RIP🙏 my brother. Guess Its true when they say, “The happiest Faces hide the Most saddened Hearts”. Seeing Your spirit and zest for life, never in my wildest dreams would i have thought that you will bid your final goodbye to life in a way that will send a chill down our spines every time we think of you. @itsme_kushalpunjabi you will be missed forever. Hope and pray you are inna better place. 🙏. Still can’t believe you’re gone. Gone too soon. 😢🙏

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Kushal began his career as a dancer and model in 2000. Apart from TV series, he has also featured in movies such as Andaaz, Lakshya, Kaal and Salaam-e-Ishq, among others. He is survived by his wife, European model Audrey Dolhen and son, Kian.

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