The news of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s suicide has sent shockwaves amongst his fans and the Hindi film industry. No suicide note has been found but it is said that he was suffering from depression from the past six months. As soon as the news of his death came into limelight, many started to scroll down the social media profile of his ‘Pavitra Rishta’ co-star and ex-girlfriend Ankita Lokhande to look at how she reacted on the devastating news. But there was no news from her which is quite understandable thinking about the loss. Well now, another actress from the show Prarthana Behere, who was seen playing the role of Ankita’s sister in the show has opened up about how shattered Ankita is after hearing the news of her former partner’s death and is crying inconsolably.
Talking to TOI in an interview, Prarthana said, “The messages started flashing on our Pavitra Rishta Whatsapp group and I saw very late. It took me time to figure out what is happening. So, I called up Ankita and she was crying and I was completely clueless whom should I call now. Then I called Mahesh Shetty, he was also crying and he was going to see him. I asked him if even I should come along because he was our friend yaar.”
She continued, “I can tell this about Ankita, she is devastated and crying like hell, but one needs to understand everyone had moved on in their life. News sunne ke baad woh wahin atki paddi hai… But she has someone in her life now and she has to respect that relationship also. She wanted to go, but everyone knows she is very emotional and sensitive. She is crying and how. When I posted on the Pavitra Rishta group let’s go and see Sushant for the last time, then we got to know that only 20 people can attend the funeral.”
Sushant’s mortal remains were put to rest by his father KK Singh and his close family members and friends. Some industry counterparts like Rhea Chakraborty, Kriti Sanon, Shraddha Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao, Randeep Hooda, and others were also present at him cremation ceremony.
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