Shaheer Sheikh and Rhea Sharma starrer Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke also starred Sameer Sharma who passed away on Wednesday night. According to a report in Mid-Day, the 44-year-old actor died by suicide and this was reported by the building watchman who was on night duty. After hearing the shocking news, celebs from the entertainment industry like Riya Sen, Mansi Parekh, Shweta Rohira, Varun Dhawan, Sidharth Malhotra, and other friends mourned the late actor’s demise and shared their condolences on their social media handles. Sameer's Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke co-star Lataa Saberwal is also shocked to learn about his tragic demise and says that it is unbelievable.
The actress even penned a heartfelt tribute for him saying that she never thought Sameer would do something like this. She even recalled the time when he created a music piece for Lataa as her birthday gift. While sharing her note, she also attached a group selfie where the cast and crew of Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke including Sameer are seen posing for the click.
She backed this picture with, "We are still in shock!! It is very sad and unfortunate!! May his soul rest in peace. It never came across that he would do something like this! I still have the music piece he created online and gifted to me on my b'day. He was quite jovial and a gentleman. Unbelievable!! Rest in peace Samir...."
His other co-star Pooja Joshi who played his wife Varsha Maheshwari on the show said that she is extremely shocked and couldn't imagine he can do something like this. She said, “The moment I heard this news mere haath pair thande ho gaye. But then I felt it’s fake news because earlier also his death hoax made the news." ALSO READ: Sameer Sharma Death: The Late Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke Actor Had Posted About Sushant Singh Rajput And Mental Health
Image source: Instagram/ lataa.saberwal