Popular television and film actor Sidharth Shukla's untimely demise has left his fans, family and friends devastated. Many are still struggling to believe that the actor is no more. He was only 40 when he breathed his last. Sidharth, as many know, made a name for himself in the industry on his own. The entertainment industry surely lost one of its gems on September 2. Fans and celebs took to social media to express their grief over the actor's sudden demise.
And now, keeping in mind the COVID-19 protocol and his fans' love for the late actor, the family has decided to hold an online prayer meeting. Fans can come together to bid goodbye to their favourite star.
Sharing the news, actor Karenvir Bohra wrote in the caption, "Let's all come together today at 5pm for special prayers and blessings for our friend #sidharthshukla organized by his mother #ritaaunty and his sisters #neetu and #preeti and sister #shivanidid @brahmakumaris_bk #seeyouagain on the other side bro." As many are already aware, Sidharth's family has been a Brahmakumari follower and his last rites were done according to the Brahmakumari rituals. ALSO READ:Sidharth Shukla's Death: Shehnaaz Gill's Video Clip Saying 'Sidharth Ke Saath Mera Rishta Kabhi Nahi Tootega' Goes Viral
Sidharth's fans have also been sharing this information on Twitter.
Sidharth was one of the most popular and successful stars in the industry. He began his career as a model and later made his acting debut with the lead role in the TV show 'Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na'. He later went on to star in Balika Vadhu and Dil Se Dil Tak. He was also a part of reality shows. Earlier this year, he made his digital debut with Ekta Kapoor's Broken But Beautiful 3. He was last seen on the popular reality shows, Bigg Boss OTT and Dance Deewane 3 along with lady love Shehnaaz Gill.
Sidharth amassed a huge popularity when he won Bigg Boss 13 - by just being himself. His bond and budding romance with co-contestant Shehnaaz Gill was also appreciated, leading to the term SidNaaz. The two had been inseparable since they exited the house, until Sidharth breathed his last - reportedly in Shehnaaz's lap. She was seen in an inconsolable state at his last rites.