Asif Basra passes away: Manoj Bajpayee, Shraddha Kapoor, Emraan Hashmi and others mourn the actor’s demise

As Asif Basra was found dead under mysterious circumstances, several Bollywood celebrities took to social media to pay their condolences.
Asif Basra passes away: Manoj Bajpayee, Shraddha Kapoor, Emraan Hashmi and others mourn the actor’s demise
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Bollywood industry has witnessed a wave of shock and grief lately after Asif Basra breathed his last today. It was reported that the senior actor had died by suicide and was found hanging in his rented apartment in Dharmshala, Himachal Pradesh. Ever since the news of Asif’s demise surfaced, social media is inundated with condolence messages from fans. In fact, several celebrities have also taken to micro-blogging site Twitter to pay their last tributes to the Jab We Met actor.

Hansal Mehta, who is in disbelief with Asif’ demise, tweeted, “Asif Basra! Can't be true... This is just very, very sad.” Soon, Manoj Bajpayee also replied to Mehta’s tweet and was shocked by the news. He even recalled shooting with him before the lockdown. “What? This is too shocking!! Shot with him just before Lockdown!!! Oh My God!!!” Manoj tweeted. Emraan Hashmi, who had shared the screen with the late actor in Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai, tweeted, “Rip Asif bhai” along with a monochrome picture of Asif.

Take a look at Bollywood celebs tweet mourning Asif Basra’s demise:

According to media reports, Asif was found hanging by a dog chain. The media reports also suggested that the 53 year old actor was battling depression for some time now. Asif, who is known for his performances in movies like Kai Po Che, Freaky Ali, Roy, Jab We Met, The Attacks of 26/11, Ek Villain, etc was last seen in Hostages 2.

If you need support or know someone who is struggling, please reach out to your nearest mental health specialist or speak to someone about it. There are several helplines available for the same.

Also Read: Anushka Sharma and Kareena Kapoor Khan mourn Asif Basra’s demise: Sincere condolences to the family

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Anonymous 2 months ago

And Kangana is silent here because of her Islamophobia. Can’t stand her bigoted a**!

Anonymous 2 months ago

And then you have idiots like Kangana downplaying and making fun of depression. PV Post

Anonymous 2 months ago

Atleast now Bollywood please wake up and see who is going through loneliness and treat them well. I know a lot of people use depression as a tool to gain mileage but this is sad. The ones who are genuinely going through it dont come out but slowly get destroyed within.

Anonymous 2 months ago

you are nothing better you are also coming in the same paltform and replying to him so what makes you any better?

Anonymous 2 months ago

Shut your f***n mouth and stop blaming Bollywood for everything. Find a real job stupid.

Anonymous 2 months ago

RiP sir. Terrible year 2020 !! Awful. Strength to the family members.

Anonymous 2 months ago

RIP Sir. Sincere condolences to the family