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Indian Actor Asif Basra Dies at 53

Indian actor Asif Basra commits suicide Actor Asif Basra found dead at private guest house
Hannah Rogers | 14 November, 2020, 01:37

The screen-star's post-mortem is due to be carried out in the next couple of days to determine the cause of death, although police are said to be investigating the incident.

The actor was found hanging in a private complex here by the police and a team of forensic experts is on the spot, said SSP Kangra Vimukt Ranjan.

Born in Maharashtra in 1967, Asif Basra had dabbled with acting since his school days.

Reports say that actor Asif Basra had been living in a rented house in McLeodganj for the last 5 years.

On Thursday, actor Asif Basra was found hanging in a private complex in McLeodganj in Dharamshala. "The body has gone for postmortem". His recent role was in the web-series Paatal Lok and Hostages.

Sachin Krishn, director of Hostages Season 2, was completely taken aback by the news.

Asif Basra has featured in films such as Black Friday, Parzania, Outsourced, Jab We Met, Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai, Kai Po Che, Krrish 3, Ek Villain, Kaalakaandi and Hichki.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui said, "It is unbelievable, yet another loss of a dear friend Asif Basra - gem of a talent and full of life personality".

No suicide note has been recovered.It has been learnt that Basra, who was under depression, was staying here with a British woman.

As the news of his death broke, Twitter users expressed their shock at his demise and started paying condolence to the actor. Bollywood celebrities like Kareena Kapoor Khan, Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Anushka Sharma, Manoj Bajpayee, Shraddha Kapoor, Randeep Hooda, Rajkummar Rao among others have paid their heartfelt tribute to the late actor on their respective social media handles. This is too shocking!

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