TV actor Sameer Sharma found dead at Mumbai home, suicide suspected

MUMBAI: Television actor Sameer Sharma was found dead at his Mumbai home. The actor, who was best known for his role in the TV serial Yeh Rishety Hain Pyaar Ke, was found hanging at his Mumbai home. He was 44.

A case of accidental death has been registered by the police, Mid-Day reports. "A case of accidental death has been registered and the body has been sent for autopsy," said senior inspector George Fernandez, Malad police station.

Sameer's body was discovered by a night watchman, who alerted the society residents. Based on the condition of the body, the police suspects Sameer died two days ago. He had rented the Malad flat in February.

According to India.com, the actor had also appeared in the shows Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki and Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Jyoti, Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Du, and Left Right Left, among others.

In 2020, several cases of suicide have been reported in the film and television industries, including Manmeet Grewal, Preksha Sharma, and Sushant Singh Rajput.

 

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