Life’s unpredictable: Akshay Kumar mourns loss of Kesari co-star Sandeep Nahar
Sandeep died by suicide in Mumbai on Monday evening
Akshay Kumar has mourned the loss of his Kesari co-star Sandeep Nahar on Twitter. Sandeep, 32, died by suicide at his Mumbai residence on Monday, hours after posting a suicide note and video on Facebook.
In Kesari (2018), Sandeep essayed one of the Sikh soldiers during the 1897 Battle of Saragarhi. His character was named Sepoy Buta Singh. The role of his commander, Havildar Ishvar Singh, was played by Akshay.
Heartbreaking to know about #SandeepNahar’s passing away. A smiling young man passionate for food as I remember him from Kesari. Life’s unpredictable. Please seek help if ever feeling low. Peace for his soul pic.twitter.com/sHPTvzLYoQ
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) February 16, 2021
Besides Kesari, Sandeep had also appeared in MS Dhoni: The Untold Story (2016) and several TV shows.
In his Facebook post, Sandeep had opened up about his mental state and accused his wife, Kanchan, of harassing him with arguments. The actor, however, said no one from his family should be held responsible for his death.
If you are aware of anyone facing mental health issues or feeling suicidal, please provide help. Here are some helpline numbers:
State health department suicide helpline number - 104
Sneha Suicide Prevention Centre - 044-24640050 (listed as the sole suicide prevention helpline in TN
Aasra - 022 2754 6669
Life Suicide Prevention Helpline No.78930-78930
Sahai: 24-hour helpline numbers: 080- 65000111, 080-65000222
Maithri helpline - 0484-2540530
Chaithram helpline: 0484-2361161
Both are 24-hour helpline numbers.
Telangana government suicide prevention toll-free no: 104