On Thursday, popular television actor Sidharth Shukla breathed his last at the age of 40. The winner of Bigg Boss 13 allegedly passed away due to a massive cardiac arrest on Wednesday night. According to our sources, Sidharth was found unconscious by his mother Rita and rumoured girlfriend Shehnaaz Gill. Currently, Sidharth's mortal remains are in Cooper Hospital and the Mumbai police have launched an investigation into the case.
The news of Sidharth's untimely demise has come across as a major shock to his friends and fans. Pavitra Punia, who has worked with Sidharth in the TV show Love U Zindagi, spoke to PeepingMoon.com. Bereaved, Pavitra asked, "Can someone send him back?" Pavitra and Sidharth were seen in Bigg Boss 14 too. The latter entered the show as toofani senior to guide the contestants.
On the other hand, Bigg Boss 14's Eijaz Khan, who is an actor and Pavitra's beau, said in a statement, "He was like a younger brother, I loved him. I looked up at him. I looked up to his understanding, approach and fairness. This really feels personal and I just pray for the strength and patience of his closed ones and family. I will always be team Sidharth."