Dil To Happy Hai Ji lead actress Sejal Sharma committed suicide on Friday at Royal Nest Building, Near Shivar Garden, Mira Road. The cause of suicide has not been ascertained yet, but it is discussed that things were not going well in her personal life. This is the second suicide in a month by an actor after Kushal Punjabi.
It is said that she has taken this step due to her personal life and everything was going well in her professional life.
“I have been depressed for the last one and a half months and committing suicide, no one should be held responsible for it,” she said in her suicide note.
At around eve hours of the Friday she ended her life journey by hanging herself in her living room.
Upon receiving information, the Mira Road police reached the crime spot and seized Sejal’s body and sent it for autopsy. On questioning of her suicide, Sandeep Kadam, Senior Police Inspector, Mira Road Police Station said, “It is very early stage to comment anything about her suicide. Police are investigating the matter.”
‘Dil To Happy Hai Ji’ serial was Sejal Sharma’s first show and she was very excited to be a part of it. Sejal was from Udaipur and she always wanted to become an actress and she also loved to dance. She came to Mumbai in 2017 and started auditioning at a different studio.
Ansh Bagri, who plays Sejal Sharma’s brother in the serial, said, “We worked together in the serial for 9 months. When I got a call from one of her friends in the morning, I couldn’t believe on the news. I thought that Sejal himself had played a prank on me. However, after hearing this news, I don’t know how to react to it.”
Sejal Sharma has been living with her friend at the Royal Nest building at Shivar Garden area in Mira Road East. “Since the series ‘Dil To Happy Hai Ji’ closed in August 2019, Sejal Sharma was in search of work,” said her friend.
Actor Aru Varma informed mibhatimes.com that, ‘her family got the news about the incident’. “Her family has taken her body to Udaipur for the last rites,” said Aru.
Sejal Sharma worked in commercial ads with actor Aamir Khan and cricketer Hardik Pandya. She also worked in a couple of web series also.