New Delhi | Jagran Entertainment Desk: The ashes of late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput were immersed in the holy river Ganga in his hometown Patna in Bihar on Thursday. The 34-year-old actor had committed suicide and was found dead inside his home in Mumbai’s Bandra on Sunday.

Sushant’s sister Shweta Singh Kirti has been currently in contact with Sushant’s fans via Facebook consoling and asking them to be strong. Today morning, she posted on Facebook to inform the fans about the late actor’s asthi visarjan (ashes immersion) in Ganga.

“Reached my Patna’s home safely yesterday. Thanks to everyone who was praying and who helped in the process. It was hassle-free. Today we will be doing Asthi Visarjan (Ashes Immersion) for Bhai. I again want to ask all to pray for him and send him off with all the fond memories and unconditional love in your hearts. Let’s celebrate his life and give him a very loving and happy farewell. #Sushantsinghrajput”, she wrote on her Facebook.

Pictures of the family performing the last ritual are taking a round now on social media. The picture has added more to the agony as fans are in tears seeing the picture of the ashes immersion.

Take a look at the pictures here:

According to Sushant's family, his ashes were immersed in the Ganga near Dighaghat in Patna, where his late mother's ashes had also been immersed. Sushant's father K.K. Singh and his two sisters, along with a 'Pandit', reached the banks of the Ganga and immersed the ashes amid Vedic chanting in the middle of the river by boat.

His death is continuously revealing a box of secrets about the entertainment industry that have had never spoken about and actions have been also taken against some producers who had banned the actor from movies earlier this year. The police are looking for the trigger that had made him took such an extreme step.

A senior Mumbai Police officer after his death said that the family did not know that he was suffering from depression. Police officials found that the actor was taking antidepressants for the last six months. “The family informed us that they do not know why Sushant was depressed and also did not mention if they had any suspicion on anyone”.

Posted By: Talib Khan