The year 2020 has proved to be the most devastating year for the entire world. Most of all it has been very bad for Bollywood. Bollywood lost many of its legendary artists. The most saddening part is that apart from natural reasons, some young stars also committed suicide during the lockdown.
The 27 year old actress committed suicide by hanging herself at her residence on Mira Road in Mumbai on January 25,2020. Sejal Sharma played Simmi Khosla in Star Plus show ‘Dil To Happy Hai Ji‘. She belonged to Udaipur, Rajasthan and came to Mumbai in 2017.
Chanda VK aka Chandana committed suicide by consuming poison in her Bengaluru home on May 28. She was often seen in advertisements and was a Kannada TV serial actress. She was 29 years old. Before drinking poison, she told her boyfriend Dinesh about the suicide and also made a video about it.
Tamil actor Sridhar (50) along with his sister Jaya Kalyani committed suicide at their Chennai residence. The news of their death came out on 6 June. It is said that due to lockdown, they had shortage of work and couldn’t stand the crisis. Hence, they chose the path of suicide. Their neighbours got to know about the incident days after as their bodies began to rot.
Manmeet Grewal, the Kuldeepak and Aadat Se Majboor fame, committed suicide by hanging himself on the night of 15 May. The actor was 32 years old. He took this step because of not being able to work in the lockdown. He was also suffering from depression. He lived with his wife in Mumbai.
Preksha Mehta, the famous face of Crime Patrol committed suicide at her Indore residance on the night of 25 May. According to her father, she had a lack of work in lockdown and was fighting depression. Preksha was 25 years old.
6.Sushant Singh Rajput
The most shocking news was the demise of Sushant Singh Rajput. The 34 year old actor committed suicide by hanging himself in his flat in Bandra, Mumbai on 14 June. The investigation of the case is still going on and the reason of suicide is still not clear.