Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput committed suicide at his residence in Mumbai, India, around 1 pm on June 14. Police said after inspecting the scene on the report of the incident that the actor had committed suicide, however, further investigation was started in this regard. Shant Singh Rajput committed suicide by locking the door of his room in the presence of friends and employees in his flat in Mumbai's luxury West Bandra.
The actor locked himself in his room on the afternoon of June 14 in the presence of three employees and a friend. His autopsy was also released on June 15, in which suffocation was declared his death, and his last rites were performed on June 15.
While the political, and social personalities of India are in shock after the sudden suicide of Sushant Singh Rajput, there is also public outrage over his suicide. However, most of the Indian people are to some extent blaming the Bollywood industry for Shant Singh's suicide, and some Bollywood personalities are even being directly accused of his suicide.
This is heartbreaking....I have such strong memories of the times we have shared ...I can’t believe this ....Rest in peace my friend...when the shock subsides only the best memories will remain....💔 pic.twitter.com/H5XJtyL3FL— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) June 14, 2020
Boycotting Karan Johar gang movie on Twitter on June 16 in Pakistan, including India, was the top trend and under this trend, the Indian people paid homage to filmmaker Karan Johar and actress Alia Bhatt and other showbiz personalities like nepotism and accuse of ignoring Sushant Singh Rajput.
I’m in a deep state of shock.— Alia Bhatt (@aliaa08) June 14, 2020
No matter how much I think about it, I don’t have the words.
I’m totally devastated.
You've left us too soon.
You will be missed by each and every one of us.
My deepest condolences to Sushant's family, loved ones, and his fans. 🙏
According to Indian newspaper India Today, the said trend became top on Twitter when Karan Johar and Alia Bhatt tweeted expressing regret over the sudden suicide of Sushant Singh Rajput. Karan Johar shared a picture of Sushant Singh in his tweet and wrote that it is very sad and heartbreaking that Sushant passed away and also wrote that he will always remember the moments he spent with the actor.
Similarly, Alia Bhatt also wrote in her tweet that she is shocked to hear of Sushant Singh's death, she does not understand what is happening and what to write about it, at the same time the actress offered condolences to the actor's family. India.com reported that after the suicide of Sushant Singh Rajput, other trends in India, including Karan Johar, started trending on Twitter and people started criticizing Karan Johar, Alia Bhatt, Sonam Kapoor, and other showbiz personalities and their actor children.
Many people said that actresses like Sonam Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, and Sonakshi Sinha do not have good intelligence and do not know how to act. However, they have an important place in the industry as they are the children of actors and talented actors like Sushant Singh end their lives with anxiety. In another report, India.com reported that people on Twitter were blaming actress Shanta Singh's ex-girlfriend Ankita Lokhande for her suicide. Actress Sonam Kapoor expressed anger over this.
Blaming a girlfriend , ex girlfriend, family , colleagues for someone’s death is ignorant and fucking mean spirited.— Sonam K Ahuja (@sonamakapoor) June 15, 2020
According to the report, Sonam Kapoor expressed anger at the people for blaming other actors, including his ex-girlfriend, for the suicide of Sushant Singh Rajput and said that such baseless allegations should be stopped.
On the other hand, other actresses and showbiz personalities including Kangana Ranaut also became part of the discussion and they also talked openly about nepotism in the industry and the injustice done to Shashant Singh and other actors like him.
Meanwhile, the Times of India reported that after the suicide of Sushant Singh, while his family and the country are in shock, his cousin's wife also died in shock.