Those were days when notable actors and actresses used to rule the Bollywood film industry and many even thought that those stars would go on to make many films in their career and entertain the fans in the years to come. They have entertained us with their incredible performances during their acting career.
However, some stars faced an untimely death at a very young age under mysterious circumstances which left the whole country shocked. But Bollywood is full of mysterious deaths of actors who passed away at a young age. Some believe that the movie Mafia silently murdered famous celebrities behind the scenes.
Now let’s take a look at Bollywood celebrities who passed away in the most mysterious manner.
Manmohan Desai (1937-1994)
Manmohan Desai was fans’ favourite during his acting days and much to everyone’s expectations, he gave multiple blockbusters in his early Bollywood career – Amar Akbar Anthony and Paravarish.
Nonetheless, his career didn’t go well lately, which might have triggered to fall from his residence in Grant Road, Mumbai. But, a certain section of people believed that it was an accident as he was suffering from back pain, which shook his balance.
Jiah Khan (1988-2013)
The ever-so beautiful British-American actress and singer featured in three films from 2007 to 2010 and she was last seen acting in a movie- Housefull. On 3rd June 2013, she was found hanging with a ceiling fan in her Mumbai apartment.
Based on the prima facie, it appeared to be a suicide case but later Aditya Pancholi’s son Sooraj Pancholi was taken into police custody for promoting suicide. It should be noted that Sooraj Pancholi was Jiah’s boyfriend and they were allegedly in a live-in relationship.
Parveen Babi (1949-2005)
Parveen Babi stole the spotlight when she became the first-ever Indian actress to grace the Time Magazine cover. She was ruling the Bollywood with glamour and stardom and passed away in a mysterious manner. She faced a lonely demise on January 22, 2005, when she was 55 years old.
As per the reports, she was found under mysterious circumstances in her Mumbai apartment. She was found dead in 2005 in her apartment, where the police had to break in and untimely death reportedly happened due to a natural cause or suicide.
The Indian actress was rumoured to be suffering from a disease called paranoid schizophrenia, means having delusions and hallucinations. She also doubted that people around her tried to murder her. She had also alleged legendary Amitabh Bachchan of planning to murder her.
Divya Bharti (1974-1993)
Divya Bharti kick-started her cinema career in 1990 and she earned massive fan-following at that time. However, tragedy soon followed her around like a shadow when she accidentally fell off the balcony of her fifth-floor apartment at the Tulsi buildings in Versova, Mumbai when she was 19 years old.
Divya Bharti, who was the wife of Sajid Nadiadwalawas one of the top Bollywood actresses during the 90’s era. Her sudden demise took the whole world by shock as she jumped off the 5th floor of her apartment. The police initiated a probe on this matter and later found out to be a case of suicide with no evidence.
She was then immediately rushed to the Cooper hospital where her cause of death was mentioned as the “heavy internal bleeding at the back of the head” which was severely injured.
However, the reason behind her falling from the apartment was not known. It remains to be seen whether she accidentally fell off after being under the influence of alcohol or perhaps someone might have had pushed her from the balcony.
Sri Devi (1963-2018)
Sri Devi’s untimely death left us heartbroken. She marked her appearance as a child actor and had emerged as one of the highest-paid stars in the 1980s and 90s.
She is also known to be one of the most popular and successful actors in the movie industry. She tied the knot with Indian film producer, Boney Kapoor in the year 1996 and they have two children namely Jahnvi and Khushi Kapoor.
The iconic actress passed away in a Dubai hotel when she was 54 years old and the reason was first told as a cardiac arrest while now as per forensic reports, the actress drew her last breath due to accidental drowning.
Sushant Singh Rajput (1986-2020)
Sushant Singh Rajput left all of us on June 14. Died at a young age of 34, the star had plenty more things to achieve or fulfil in his life and now we lost such a gem of a person and it is heartbreaking to all of us that we won’t be able to see him anymore. The star could have easily ruled Bollywood but took the decision of ending his life by hanging from the ceiling of his apartment in Bandra.
As per several media outlets, Sushant committed suicide as he was going through mental bouts of depression. Though the reason was still unclear, the whole nation has been indicting nepotism for the death of this extremely talented actor. Sushant’s last rites were carried out in Mumbai. But the debate on nepotism started after Sushant’s demise.
There were reports according to which the Bollywood star was banned by some big production houses including producers such as Karan Johar, Aditya Chopra, Salman Khan, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, etc. Some video clips of old videos are also going viral on social media platforms in which A-listers or the star kids are seen making fun of Sushant during a talk show or at other events.
The final postmortem and viscera reports confirmed that Sushant Singh passed away due to asphyxia by hanging and police say Sushant Singh died by suicide at his Bandra apartment in Mumbai.
But the actor’s ardent fans are still speculating something fishy in his death. It has been more than two months since star Bollywood actor passed away but nobody seems to have moved on.
Sushant’s fans are still paying him rich tributes on social media with some throwback pictures and heart-melting video clips. Majority of the people think that Sushant didn’t commit suicide as they believe that it is a pre-planned murder.