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Sidharth Shukla Dies At 40, Industry Shocked At His Sudden Death

BP World Bureau | Sep 03 2021 09:37:56 AM
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MUMBAI: Television actor Sidharth Shukla died in his sleep at his Oshiwara residence on September 2nd, leaving his fans and industry colleagues shocked. 

He was 40 and is survived by his mother and two sisters. He was declared dead when he was taken to Cooper Hospital in Juhu around 10.20 am, according to the authorities. 

Cooper Hospital Dean, Dr. Shailesh Mohite, confirmed that Shukla was brought dead. 

“The actor's family has not raised any suspicion in connection to his death,” said senior police officer from Oshiwara police station. 

He made his acting debut with a lead role in the television show 'Babul Ka Aangann Chhootey Na.'

He rose to fame with his prominent role in 'Balika Vadhu.' He won the 13th season of 'Bigg Boss' in stiff competition with Asim Riaz. 

Riaz took to social media to express his regret. He had also visited the Cooper Hospital.

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