Watch: Ekta Kapoor bids a tearful adieu to 'Manav' Sushant Singh Rajput-'Hope you are with your mom now'

The untimely death of Sushant Singh Rajput by suicide sent across a wave of shock in Bollywood and television industry. The actor, aged 34, was found hanging from the ceiling fan at his Bandra apartment on Sunday. Sushant was in depression for the past six months. Soon after the shocking news broke out, celebrities poured out their condolences and were in sheer disbelief. Ekta Kapoor, who launched Sushant in television with Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil and worked with him in their iconic show Pavitra Rishta couldn't hold back her emotions. 

Ekta, on Instagram, shared a montage of unseen pictures with Sushant from various parties that they hosted and attended together. Remembering her 'Sushi' for intelligence, curiosity to learn about metaphysics, the meaning of Shiva, understand stars and NASA, Ekta took a trip down the memory lane. "DARE TO BE DIFFERENT-After a long restless night All I can share is a #balajitelefilms tribute to to u with few of our pics! This made me think if we. Really are there for those we love or care for ! Do we know ppl or do just judge d ones who don’t follow norms! U never spoke about ur next hit always about us exploring astrology astronomy META PHYSICS... the meaning of SHIVA ..and discoveries of stars at NASA ! Odd for an actor ! Odd different genius bon voyage! From u being spotted at a prihvi cafe by d balaji team for tv to u becoming India’s brightest star u did it all! We will celebrate u everyday ! Hope ur with ur mom now who u missed so much !" she wrote while sharing the video.


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Sushant, with eight members of his family, will be cremated at Pawan Hans Crematorium in Vile Parle at 5 pm today. He was last seen in Nitesh Tiwari's Chhichhore and his final film, Dil Bechara will be getting its OTT release soon. 

(Source: Instagram)