Jiah Khan reportedly hanged herself at her Juhu residence. Jiah was brought up in England and had shifted to Mumbai with her mother Rabiya recently. Also known by the name Nafisa Khan, the actress made her Hindi film debut in 2007 opposite Amitabh Bachchan in the controversial Nishabd. She also acted opposite Aamir Khan in Ghajini and Akshay Kumar in Housefull. She also got a Filmfare Best Debutant Nomination.
A shocked Bollywood expressed their grief on the death of the young actress on Twitter.
- Amitabh Bachchan-WHAT …!!! Jiah Khan ??? what has happened ? is this correct ? unbelievable !!!
- Arshad warsi-Shocked to hear about Jiah Khan, she was too young to give up on life… RIP
- Kunal kapoor-So shocked and saddened by this terrible news!! May your soul find peace #Jiah khan
- Mika Singh-Very sad and very bad news for all of us jiah khan is no more .. R.I.P jiah khan..
- Minissha Lamba -Jiah Khan…. Peace be upon your beautiful soul
- Chitrangda Singh-R.I.P. Jiah khan … Saddest news .. May god find her a happier place … Bless her ..my prayers ..love !
- Bipasha Basu-#Rip Jiah Khan!God bless her soul!
- Anurag Kashayap-Jiah khan news true?
- Riya Sen-Disturbing ! RIP jiah khan
Kunal kohli-What she must’ve gone thru to take such a step we’ll never know. May her soul rest in peace. Jiah Khan.