Saturday Jan 25, 2020
Indian TV actress Sejal Sharma, who committed suicide on Friday, was suffering from depression after her drama had abruptly ended in August 2019 while she was looking for more work.
Indian media quoted close friends of Dil Toh Happy Hai Ji actress that she was under depression after her TV show that began in January 2019 abruptly ended in August.
Sejal, who was best known for her character of Simmi Khosla in drama Dil Toh Happy Hai Ji, was looking for work but had failed to find it.
The actress hailed from Udaipur in Rajasthan and had come to Mumbai in 2017 to pursue her acting career and she was living with her friend in the Royal Nest Society in Shivar Garden.
Sejal’s friend had found her hanging after she forcibly opened the door of their room when the actress did not respond to phone calls, police said, and added that she was taken to a hospital where the actress was declared dead upon arrival.
According to a suicide note found by the police, Sejal has stated that she was committing suicide due to personal reasons.
Sejal’s suicide comes only a month after another Indian actor Kushal Punjabi took his own life.