Actor Sidharth Shukla passed away today (Thursday). This news came as a shock to his fans as the actor recently made his presence felt in reality shows Bigg Boss OTT and Dance Deewane 3 opposite Shehnaaz Gill. He was 40 years old.
Sidharth is known for his roles in fictional serials like ‘Balika Vadhu’ and ‘Dil Se Dil Tak’ and reality shows like ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6’, ‘Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi’ and ‘Bigg Boss 13’.
According to PTI, it is learned that Sidharth Shukla passed away of a heart attack in the morning. He has left behind his mother and two sisters.
“He was brought to the hospital in a dead state sometime back,” a senior official of Cooper Hospital told PTI.
Shukla started her career in showbiz as a model and made her acting debut with the lead role in the television show “Babul Ka Aangan Chhote Na”. He later appeared in shows like “Jaane Pehchan Se, Yeh Ajnabee”, “Love You Zindagi”, but with ‘Balika Vadhu’ he became a household name.
Bigg Boss 13 winner Sidharth was a popular face of showbiz and has been a part of films like ‘Humpty Sharma Ke Dulhania’. The actor was last seen in Ekta Kapoor’s popular series ‘Broken But Beautiful 3’ in which he played the role of ‘Agastya’.