Tik Tok star Siya Kakkar dies by suicide at age 16; fans and followers share condolences

TikTok star Siya Kakkar has allegedly died by suicide. She was 16-year-old.

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Tik Tok star Siya Kakkar dies by suicide at age 16; fans and followers share condolences

TikTok star Siya Kakkar has allegedly died by suicide. She was 16-year-old. The news of Kakkar's death was shared by celebrity photographer Viral Bhayani.

Posting about Kakkar's death on Instagram, the photographer wrote, "I spoke to her Talent management agency head Arjun Sarin who just spoke to her last night for a song collaboration and he says she was in a good mood and perfectly alright. Even he has no clue what went wrong that she had to go this way."

Bhayani further said that surfing through her videos one can see she had good content. "It's really sad that she chose this path," he wrote before urging people to not take such a drastic step if they are feeling depressed.

The reason for Kakkar’s death is still not known.

Here is Bhayani’s post 

According to a report in Free Press Journal, Kakkar has over 1,05,000 followers on Instagram and around 11 lakh followers on Tiktok. A number of Siya's fans took to social media to react to the news. Here's what they wrote:

The news of Kakkar’s death comes days after Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput died by suicide in his Mumbai home on 14 June. The actor's team sent out a statement, confirming the news of his passing.

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