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In some shocking news this morning, Bigg Boss 13 winner Sidharth Shukla died of heart attack early morning. The actor was admitted to Cooper hospital and was undergoing treatment there. He suffered a massive heart attack and had taken medicine last evening. More information is awaited.

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Popular TV and film actor Sidharth Shukla died at the age of 40 on Thursday. He was brought dead to Cooper Hospital, forensic department head Dr R Sukhdeve told. Since the news of his demise, an outpouring of grief and condolences has flooded the internet. He found immense fame after winning Bigg Boss 13.

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After hearing the unfortunate news, a number of celebrities and colleagues of Sidharth took to social media to pay their tribute. Comedian Kapil Sharma tweeted, “Oh god, it’s really shocking n heartbreaking, my condolences to the family n prayers for the departed soul. Om Shanti.” Kriti Kharbanda wrote, “No words. This is just heartbreaking.”

Hailing from Mumbai, Sidharth Shukla made his acting debut with the Hindi TV show Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na in 2008. He got his first major breakthrough after starring in the Colors TV show Balika Vadhu. This was followed by his stint in several reality TV shows, such as Khatron Ke Khiladi, India’s Got Talent and multiple seasons of Bigg Boss. He was the winner of Bigg Boss 13 and recently appeared on Bigg Boss OTT with Shehnaaz Gill.

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14:09 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
‘We’re in pain’: Sidharth Shukla’s PR team shares statement
Sidharth’s team wrote, “All of you have heard the shocking news, we are as much in shock as you all are.  We have a request 🙏 We really want all of you to respect and stand with us during these tough times 🙏 As Sidharth’s PR team we humbly request the media to draw a line and give his family and loved ones space and let them grieve.”

“We are all in pain!  We are as shocked as you are!  And all of us knew Sidharth was a private person, so please respect his privacy, his family’s privacy.  And please pray for His Soul To Rest in Peace.”

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14:08 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
Asim Riaz, Hindustani Bhau arrive at Cooper hospital

(Photo: Varinder Chawla)
13:58 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
‘No injuries were sustained on the body of actor Siddharth Shukla’
ANI tweeted, “No injuries were sustained on the body of actor Siddharth Shukla. The cause of the death is yet to be ascertained. A team of police is present at the Shukla’s residence for investigation: Mumbai Police.”

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13:50 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
‘You were truly loved, by millions’
Parineeti Chopra posted on Twitter, “Unable to process this. Rest in Peace #SidharthShukla. You were truly loved, by millions. 🙏”

13:50 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
‘Devastating beyond words’
Gautam Rode tweeted, ‘Life is so unpredictable. Absolutely shocked to hear about Sidharth’s passing. Devastating beyond words. My condolences to his family, friends and fans. Rest in peace my friend #SiddharthShukla.’

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13:49 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
‘You were truly loved, by millions’
Parineeti Chopra posted on Twitter, “Unable to process this. Rest in Peace #SidharthShukla. You were truly loved, by millions. 🙏”

13:49 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
‘I mourn along with your bereaved family’
Shreya Ghoshal tweeted, “Shocked. #SiddharthShukla I am at loss of words. Too young to go, and doing so well in his life. I mourn along with your bereaved family, friends and all your fans. #OmShanti.”

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13:44 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
Shefali Bagga shares photos with Siddharth
Shefali Bagga shared on Instagram, “I am still shocked. I have no words. I seriously can’t believe that Siddharth Shukla is no more 😢 Om Shanti 🙏.”

13:37 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
Asim Riaz shares photos with Sidharth
Asim Riaz shared a set of photos with Sidharth and wrote, “💔I m gonna meet you in heaven brother…R I P #sidharthshukla.” Asim and Riaz contested in Bigg Boss 13. While Asim was the runner-up, Sidharth lifted the trophy.

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13:36 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
Sharad Kelkar says ‘Totally Numb’
Sharad Kelkar, “Totally Numb! This is beyond shocking! Life is so unpredictable. May his soul rest in peace🙏🏻 #SiddharthShukla.”

13:36 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
Akshay Kumar mourns Sidharth’s death
Akshay Kumar wrote, “Really sad to know about the passing away of #SiddharthShukla. I didn’t know him personally but it’s heartbreaking to know of such a talented life gone so soon. Om Shanti 🙏🏻.”

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13:23 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
Sonu Sood shares his ‘heartfelt condolences’
Sonu Sood tweeted, “Hard to believe he is no more, my heartfelt condolences go to his family 💔 RIP my friend, u will be missed.”

13:22 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
‘Heartbreaking’
Manish Malhotra shared a photo of Siddharth and wrote, “Heartbreaking.”

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13:22 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
‘Shocked beyond words’
Rakul Preet Singh tweeted, “I’m shocked beyond words !! Cannot process this !! My heart goes out to his family 😞 gone too soon #RIP Siddharth Shukla ..”

13:18 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
Sidharth Shukla-Shehnaaz Gill appeared on Dance Deewane 3 recently


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13:12 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
Sidharth Shukla’s last Instagram post
Sidharth Shukla was an active social media user with 3.5 million followers on Instagram and one million followers on Twitter. Sidharth’s last Instagram post was dedicated to frontline warriors. CHECK IT OUT

13:03 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
Sonu Sood shares his ‘heartfelt condolences’
Sonu Sood tweeted, “Hard to believe he is no more, my heartfelt condolences go to his family 💔 RIP my friend, u will be missed.”

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13:02 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
Vicky Kaushal ‘unable to process this’

Vicky Kaushal shared his reaction to Sidharth Shukla’s demise on his Instagram story.

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12:54 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
‘Gone from our sight, but never from our hearts’
Jay Bhanushali shared on Instagram, “Still can’t believe @realsidharthshukla Gone from our sight, but never from our hearts.#rip #gonetoosoon.”

12:52 (IST)
02 SEP 2021
‘Sidharth was loved by millions’
Riteish Deshmukh tweeted after Sidharth Shukla’s shocking death, “Shocked beyond words!! Gone toooooo soon…. Condolences to his family, loved ones. – He was loved by millions. #SiddharthShukla you will be missed – rest in peace brother. Om Shanti 🙏🏽.”

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Sidharth Shukla won a lot of hearts during his appearance on the Salman Khan-hosted show Bigg Boss 13. He won that season and later made a short appearance on Bigg Boss 14 as well.

Sidharth Shukla’s last leading role was in the web series Broken But Beautiful 3.

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