The sudden demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput has left fans, stars and cricketers shocked, with the news coming in this afternoon. The self-made star, who began his career as a TV actor, has acted in many hit projects, including the likes of Kai Po Che!, Chhichhore and Raabta, was quite famous among the cricketing fraternity for his portrayal of the legendary Mahendra Singh Dhoni, which released in 2016.

Many past and present cricketing stars took to Twitter to express their grief at the loss of the talented young actor:









The 34-year-old actor was found dead in his house in Bandra on Sunday, June 14, with the police suspecting the cause of death to be suicide by hanging. Incidentally, the last movie that the actor from Patna starred in was Chhichhore, which dealt with the topic of suicide and suicidal thoughts.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Sushant Singh Rajput and his family.

Feature image courtesy: Twitter / @Sunrisers