New Delhi: The sports fraternity including batting maestros Sachin Tendulkar and Virat Kohli paid tribute to Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who committed suicide on Sunday by hanging himself at his residence in Bandra.
Legendary cricket player Sachin Tendulkar took to his official Twitter handle and expressed shock at the sad demise of Sushant. Shocked and sad to hear about the loss of Sushant Singh Rajput. Such a young and talented actor. My condolences to his family and friends. May his soul RIP. Tendulkar tweeted.
Shocked and sad to hear about the loss of Sushant Singh Rajput.
Such a young and talented actor. My condolences to his family and friends. May his soul RIP. 🙏 pic.twitter.com/B5zzfE71u9
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) June 14, 2020
Shocked to hear about Sushant Singh Rajput. This is so difficult to process. May his soul RIP and may god give all the strength to his family and friends 🙏
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) June 14, 2020
— Harbhajan Turbanator (@harbhajan_singh) June 14, 2020
In utter shock and disbelief on hearing the news of the demise of the talented actor #SushantSinghRajput .One could never tell what internal turmoil he was enduring behind that charming boyish smile to take such a drastic step. You will be missed. #RIP #Mentalhealth #gonetoosoon pic.twitter.com/U8MQZKDFNP
— Mithali Raj (@M_Raj03) June 14, 2020
Previously seen in Netflix film Drive, Sushant was one of the stars of the current generation. He has worked in films such as Kai Po Che, Chhichhore and Kedarnath.
— Ravi Shastri (@RaviShastriOfc) June 14, 2020
He also played MS Dhoni in the former skipper’s biopic, for which he was nominated for film awards.
So shocking and unable to believe this.. Sincere condolences and prayers to the family of #SushantSinghRajput. RIP. May God bless your soul 🙏
— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) June 14, 2020
We mourn the sad and tragic demise of young actor Sushant Singh Rajput. Condolences to his family and loved ones. 🙏
— Indian Football Team (@IndianFootball) June 14, 2020
Bollywood actor is survived by his father and five sisters. He was the youngest among them.