Bigg Boss 13 winner Sidharth Shukla passed away on Monday. He was 40.Siddharth, the winner of Bigg Boss 13, was a popular face in showbiz and has been part of films such as Humpty Sharma Ke Dulhania.
Actor Sidharth Shukla died Thursday, an official from Cooper Hospital said here. He was 40. Shukla is reported to have had a massive heart attack that morning. He leaves behind his mother and two sisters. That news came as a shock to his fans when the actor recently appeared on the reality shows Bigg Boss OTT and Dance Deewane 3 with alleged girlfriend Shehnaaz Gill. Siddharth, the Bigg Boss 13 winner, was a popular face in showbiz and has been part of films such as Humpty Sharma Ke Dulhania. The actor’s last cinema appearance was on Ekta Kapoor’s popular show “Broken But Beautiful 3”, in which he played the role of Agastya.
Sidharth’s family was born on December 12, 1980 in Mumbai to Ashok Shukla and Rita Shukla and has their roots in Prayagraj (formerly Allahabad), Uttar Pradesh. He graduated from St. Xavier’s High School in Fort and later graduated from the Rachana Sansad School of Interior Design with a degree in interior design.
Sidharth is known for his roles in daily soaps such as “Balika Vadhu” and “Dil Se Dil Tak”. He is also known for his tints in reality shows such as “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6”, “Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi” and “Bigg Boss 13”.
Bigg Boss 13 winner Sidharth Shukla died today, September 2nd, of a sudden heart attack. Cooper Hospital in Mumbai has confirmed his death. He was 40. Hospital sources said he took medication before going to sleep and did not wake up. The hospital later confirmed that he had died of a heart attack. The autopsy is on and the body will be released soon.
Sidharth Shukla began his career in showbiz as a model and made his acting debut with a leading role on the television show Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na. He later appeared in shows like Jaane Pehchaane Se … Ye Ajnabbi and Love U Zindagi, but became a household name with Balika Vadhu. He has also participated in reality shows like Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6, Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7 and Bigg Boss 13. In 2014, Sidharth Shukla made his Bollywood debut with Karan Johar-produced Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania in which he had a supporting role.