When one door closes another opens. You might have heard this famous proverb of all the times but it seems 2020 had not left people find another open door of life and push themselves into the death hollow. Coronavirus pandemic has affected the entertainment industry massively and many famous actors and actresses found died by suicide is the right way to escape the sorrow. From ‘Kedarnath’ actor Sushant Singh Rajput, Asif Basra to famous television actors Sameer Sharma, Preksha Mehta and others have died by suicide in 2020 and left the entire industry in grief.
Here we are going to talk about the Bollywood and television actors who chose to end their lives and marked 2020 a cursed year for the entertainment industry.
Sushant Singh Rajput’s death greatly moved the country. On 14th June afternoon, he found hanging on his Bandra apartment in Mumbai. Currently CBI, NCB and ED making it sure that there’s no stone unturned to find the truth of his demise.
Asif Basra is a familiar face in Indian film Industry. Be It ‘Jab we met’, ‘Kai po che’ or web series like ‘Pataal Lok’, ‘The family man’ and others, Asif collected applause for his stunning performances. The actor ended his life by hanging himself in his Dharamshala house on 12th November.
Manmeet Grewal, who is a famous face in TV series like ‘Kuldeepak’ and ‘Aadat Se Majboor’ hanged himself in his Mumbai residence in May. According to reports, he was drowned by debt and couldn’t find options to collect money during the lockdown.
Famous Bhojpuri film actress Anupama Pathak died by suicide in Mumbai. She went live a day before her demise through an unverified Facebook account and talked about how life can be unfair and how it feels being cheated by someone.
On May 26th TV actress Preksha Mehta found dead in her Indore residence. She left a suicide note speaking about her disappointing career and relationships.