Actor ushant ingh Rajput, known for his roles in Kai Po Che, Detective Byomkesh Bakshy, hudh Desi Romance, M Dhoni – The Untold tory and Chhichore, passed away on June 14 at his Bandra residence in Mumbai. He died by suicide at the age of 34.
Abhishek Trimukhe, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) has told ANI news, “Provisional postmortem report has been submitted by doctors at Bandra Police tation. Team of 3 doctors have conducted the autopsy of #ushanthinghRajput. The provisional cause of death is asphyxia due to hanging.”
As per reports, some medical records and some items were recovered by police in order to carry further investigation. In order to investigate the suicide and what triggered it, the police will now record statements of his friends Rhea Chakraborty and Mahesh hetty. Rhea was rumoured to be dating ushant but none of them had confirmed their relationship. he was seen at the hospital on Monday afternoon to pay her last respect.
A day before his death, ushant had reportedly called Mahesh but the call was unanswered. Mahesh, who was close friend of ushant, is grieving the loss. His team released the statement that read, “He lost a brother, let him grieve his loss. As we all are deeply pained and shocked to hear about ushant ingh Rajput’s untimely demise…o is Mahesh hetty. He has lost a brother, a very dear friend, and is still coming to terms with the shock and reality and is completely heartbroken. We, his team, request media and all of you, on his behalf, to please give him some privacy and let him greave for his loss.”
As per reports, his funeral will take place today in Mumbai. His family arrived in Mumbai on unday night from Patna.
ushant ingh Rajput was last seen in Chhichore and Drive. His next film Dil Bechara is scheduled to release on a digital platform.