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Bigg Boss 13 winner Sidharth Shukla passes away due to cardiac arrest

Sidharth Shukla died at the age of 40.

Aishwarya Vasudevan
Sep 02, 2021
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In shocking news, Sidharth Shukla passed away after suffering from a cardiac arrest. As per reports, the Bigg Boss 13 was admitted to Cooper Hospital after a heart attack and the hospital confirmed the news of his death. An India Today report revealed that Sidharth took some medicines before sleeping and didn't wake up after that. It is also being reported that Shukla suffered from Myocardial infarction after he was rushed to the hospital. 

Lately, Sidharth had made several public outings and became a favourite of many, post his stint on Bigg Boss 13. After winning the show in 2020, the actor featured in many music videos and also had a guest appearance in Bigg Boss 14 as a guide for about 15 days.

Sidharth went on to make his OTT debut earlier this year with Broken But Beautiful 3. The ALTBalaji original featured him in the role of Agastya opposite Sonia Rathee.

Sidharth made his acting debut back in 2009 with the show Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na. He shot to fame with his role as Shiv in Balika Vadhu which he played from 2012 to 2015.

The actor then featured as a contestant in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 6 and was an instant favourite among the masses. Soon after that, he bagged his first Bollywood project Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania alongside Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan.

The actor has been in the news for his work and had a huge massive fan following on social media. He was loved for his chemistry and equation with Shehnaaz Gill and fans shipped them as 'SidNaaz'.

A few weeks back, the duo appeared together on Bigg Boss OTT hosted by Karan Johar during the Sunday Ka Vaar episode. They even interacted with the contestants and played several tasks with them.

It's shocking and unbelievable news for many! Rest in peace.

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