Actor Sushant Singh Rajput was found hanging in his Bandra residence on Sunday, sending shockwaves through the Hindi film industry and the country. His fans are asking just one question -- why? He was 34. Rajput, who made the storybook transition from Patna boy to television and then the starry lights of the Hindi film industry, was the youngest of five siblings and is survived by his father and four sisters. Sushant's body is in Mumbai's Cooper Hospital for post-mortem. He has tested negative for Covid-19. A team of Bandra Police and Crime Branch is investigating. Postmortem was conducted late at night and the report says that the actor died due to hanging. Cremation will take place on Monday.
Sushant Singh Rajput's last rites to be held in Mumbai tomorrow after his father and other family members arrive in Mumbai from Patna. His postmortem was conducted at 11.30 at night. The result will be released in the morning on Monday.
Sushant Singh Rajput hung himself using a green-colored cloth from his house. His sister, who lives in Goregaon, has reached to his house when the servants told her that the actor is not opening his door.
The actor's dead body has been taken to the mortuary. Doctors are waiting for Sushant's family members to begin the post mortem procedure. Bandra and Juhu Police are present at the hospital.
Sushant Singh Rajput's sister has told the police that the actor wasn't facing any financial crisis. He was reportedly paying more than Rs 4 lakh as rent per month.
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Sushant Singh Rajput's servant has revealed that the actor was very depressed for the last ten days. He told his servant three days ago that he has paid off all the money lent but he is unsure if he will be able to pay the salaries of his house help or not.
Sushant's body was tested for COVID-19 and was negative. Post mortem procedure to begin.
Sushant was suffering from depression. The police have revealed that the actor was getting treatment from Hinduja hospital for last six months.
Sushant Singh Rajput's sister, family member Abhishek Singh and two other friends have reached Cooper Hospital where the actor's post mortem will take place.
Sushant had made his last call to TV actor Mahesh Shetty. The two had worked together in Sushant's first show Kis Desh Mein hai Mera Dil and was one of his closest friends. The actor had also called his sister in the morning at 9:30 am.
Sushant's two mobile phones and a laptop have been given to the forensic team for investigation.