The actor was rushed to the Cooper hospital in the morning. He suffered a massive heart attack and had taken medicine last evening.
Sidharth Shukla was brought to the casualty of RN Cooper Hospital in Juhu around 10.30 am, hospital authorities said.
Dean Dr Shailesh Mohite said that he was “brought dead”. “We will be sending his body for an autopsy shortly. We cannot comment on his cause of death before the post mortem has been carried out. There are no injury marks or anything on body,” the Dean said.
According to reports, the actor was brought dead to the hospital.
There was no external injury on the actor but his post mortem report is still awaited. As per the sources, one of his sisters and his brother-in-law are at Cooper hospital.
Well known for being the winner of popular reality show Bigg Boss season 13, Sidharth Shukla started his career with the show Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na. He later on appeared on shows including Jaane Pehchaane Se… Ye Ajnabbi, and Love U Zindagi but became a household name with Balika Vadhu.
Apart from Bigg Boss, he emerged as the winner of Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 7. He hosted Savdhaan India and India’s Got Talent too.
In 2014, Sidharth Shukla also made his Bollywood debut. He featured in Karan Johar-produced and Varun Dhawan-Alia Bhatt starrer, Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania. He played a supporting role in the film.
Recently, the actor made guest appearances on various reality shows including Bigg Boss OTT and Dance Deewane 3 with close friend Shehnaaz Gill.
Pictures of Bigg Boss 13 winner Sidharth Shukla go viral after he dies of massive heart attack