Bollywood celebrities and suicides are commonplace nowadays. Getting to know about celebrities taking their own lives is not a big deal now. Behind the illuminating and sparkling life of Bollywood, there is a dark world which celebrities have tried to reveal in their own ways.
One would be tempted to see those celebrities and even dream of living like them but once you face the reality yourself, you will shun it forever. There are numerous dark secrets behind this tempting life and these celebrities try to cope up with them every day. Failures, molestation, humiliation etc are one of those several things which makes this reality unbearable.
There are many celebrities who have become a target of such pressure and depression at times unknown. They found death a much better option than living such a cursed life.
Here are 5 such Indian celebrities who committed suicide and shocked the whole world.
1. Sai Prashanth
Sai Prashanth was a Tamilian actor and was well known for his roles in movies like Thegidi, Vadacurry, Neram, and Mundhinam Paartheney. The actor was found dead in his Chennai apartment. According to the suicide note which he left, he stated clearly that he was suffering from depression for many years.
Telegu film industry has its own dark secrets. Like Bollywood, Tollywood too has its share of suicides. Uday was a Telegu actor. He committed suicide and according to the reports, he took such a major step because he was depressed as he was not getting any film offers in the industry. He hanged himself in 2014.
3. Silk Smitha
Silk is a well-known actress in the South film industry. Her suicide came as a shock to everyone. She was once a very successful actress in the industry and also became a sex icon in the movies. Silk worked in around 400 movies in her lifetime including some Bollywood films as well. She committed suicide in her Chennai apartment on September 26, 1996.
4. Divya Bharti
Divya Bharti was a rising star in Bollywood when the news of her suicide shocked everyone. She was on the top of her career, had many movies and was very much in demand but destiny wanted something different and in a very unfortunate incident she slipped from her apartment window on April 5, 1993, which took her life.
5. Nafisa Joseph
Miss India, Nafisa Joseph was found dead in her Mumbai flat back in 2004.
The suicide of actress Jiah Khan has given us an insight into the loneliness and the trauma the stars suffer. The glamour and glitz is just a facade. What lies beneath the air kisses and big bungalows is not something so beautiful. Here is a list of some celebrities who committed suicide.
Popular supermodel and TV actress Kuljeet Randhawa committed suicide by hanging herself to the ceiling fan. Her suicide note stated that she could not cope with the pressures of life and therefore was ending her life.
8. Pratyusha Banerjee
Balika Badhu fame actress Pratyusha Banerjee was found hanging to the ceiling fan in her apartment on 1 April 2016. She was rushed to the Kokilaben Ambani Hospital and was pronounced dead on arrival. The reason behind her suicide is believed to be her complicated relationship with boyfriend Rahul Raj.
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