Mumbai | Jagran Entertainment Desk: In a shocking news for the Bollywood, Sushant Singh Rajput allegedly committed suicide at the age of 34 on Sunday. The police said that the actor’s body was found hanging at his residence in Mumbai’s Bandra, adding that the actor was suffering from depression from the last six months.

The police further informed that the house help of Sushant informed about the actor suicide. "He has committed suicide at his residence in Bandra. Our team is there," Manoj Sharma, additional commissioner of police, Western Region, told news agency PTI.

The police, however, said that no suicide note has been recovered from Rajput's residence while adding that an investigation is underway.

Sushant’s death comes just six days after his former manager Disha Salian's death who had allegedly committed suicide by jumping off a building in Mumbai. Media reports suggested that Disha was suffering from depression for the last few days.

Following Disha’s death, Sushant had expressed grief and called it a “devastating news”. "It's such devastating news. My deepest condolences to Disha's family and friends. May your soul rest in peace," Sushant wrote on his Instagram account.

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Sushant's death just after six days after the suicide of his former manager Disha has raised eyebrows. However, an investigation is underway and police is trying to find out why the 34-year-old actor committed suicident.

Sushant, who originally hails from Bihar, started his career from TV shows. His acting in Ekta Kapoor's TV serial 'Pavitra Rishta' gained a lot of attention, following he made his Bollywood debut in 2013 in Abhishek Kapoor's 'Kai Po Che'.

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He later played the lead role in 'MS Dhoni: The Untold Story'. Following his success in 'MS Dhoni: The Untold Story', Sushant was regarded as the next big thing in the Bollywood. He also worked in 'PK' and 'Kedarnath'. The 34-year-old actor was last seen in 'Chhichhore', which was directed by Nitesh Tiwari, alongside Shraddha Kapoor.

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