At the age of 40, actor Sidharth Shukla passed away from a heart attack, according to the Cooper Hospital in Mumbai. In addition to being the winner of the 13th season of Bigg Boss, he had his roles in Balika Vadhu and Bigg Boss 13.
He passed away on Thursday, according to a Cooper Hospital official. 40 years old was his actual age.
Apparently, Sidharth Shukla had a heart attack in the early hours of the morning. He was taken to hospital and eventually was found dead. He had mother and two sisters.
Actor Manoj Bajpayee tweeted to pay tribute. He wrote, “OMG!!! This is So Shocking!!! Words will fail to describe the shock and sense of loss of his near and dear ones !!! May he res in peace !!! No yaar !!!!”
With Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na, Sidharth Shukla made his acting debut in 2008. It was in Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania, released in 2014, that he made his debut in Bollywood. In reality shows Bigg Boss 13 and Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7, he emerged as the champion. India’s Got Talent as well as Savdhaan India were both hosted by him.
We will miss him. May his soul Rest in Peace! 🙁