Popular television actor Kushal Punjabi, who was recently seen in the show Ishq Mein Marjawan, has passed away. The actor committed suicide by hanging at his Bandra West home at 11.10 pm last night.
Mumbai Police spokesperson DCP Pranaya Ashok has said that the motive for committing suicide is unknown at this stage. A case of accidental death has been registered at the Bandra police station.
Kushal Punjabi rose to fame after appearing in the 1997 music video of Shweta Shetty song Deewane Toh Deewane Hain.
He also appeared in reality shows like Jhalak Dikhla Jaa and Fear Factor. The actor was also seen in shows like Kasamh Se, Dekho Magar Pyaar Se and Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa among more. He had appeared in films like Lakshya, Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal, Kaal and Salaam-e-Ishq.
Karanvir Bohra shared the news of Kushal’s demise on Instagram
He wrote, “Ur demise has shocked the hell out of me. I’m still in denial @itsme_kushalpunjabi I know you are in a happier place, but this is unfathomable. The way you lead your life really inspired me in more ways than one….but what was I to know.”