Actor Rituraj Singh passes away due to cardiac arrest at the age of 59

Indian television actor Rituraj Singh, known for his versatile roles in various TV shows, has passed away last night, leaving his fans and the entertainment industry in shock and sorrow.

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Indian television actor Rituraj Singh, known for his versatile roles in various TV shows, including Banegi Apni Baat, Jyoti, Hitler Didi, and Diya Aur Baati Hum, has passed away last night, leaving his fans and the entertainment industry in shock and sorrow.

The actor, aged only 59, was facing challenges linked to his pancreas. Rituraj, known for his roles in various productions, succumbed to a cardiac arrest following his recent hospitalisation. The news of his untimely demise has saddened both netizens and those close to him, who have extended their condolences to his grieving family. 

Amit Behl, a close friend of the late actor, confirmed the tragic news and shared his sorrow. Confirming the unfortunate event to one of the leading portals, Behl stated that Rituraj passed away due to cardiac arrest. He had been admitted to the hospital for pancreas-related treatment and returned home but encountered cardiac complications, leading to his passing.

Born on May 23, 1964, Singh showcased his talent across numerous popular television dramas throughout his career. His notable performances in shows like Shapath, Warrior High, Aahat, and Adaalat earned him praise and a dedicated fan following. He portrayed the character of Balwant Chodhary in the Colors TV serial Laado 2, leaving a lasting impression on the audience with his compelling acting skills.

His last appearance on television was in the Star Plus' show "Anupamaa," where he portrayed the character Yashpal. His entry into the show marked a significant turn as it underwent a five-year leap with a USA theme.

The news of Singh's passing has deeply saddened the entertainment fraternity, with colleagues and fans expressing their condolences and reminiscing about his memorable contributions to the television industry. Despite his physical absence, his legacy as a talented actor will continue to live on in the hearts of those who admired his work.

Team India Forums extends heartfelt condolences to the family and loved ones of the late actor during this difficult time.

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Comments (6)

Oh my goodness, this is indeed shocking. I remember him on Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki days.

2 months ago

It's Shocking!!!May his soul rest in peace 🙏

2 months ago

Such a phenomenal actor. Gone too soon. Rest in peace Rituraj Sir.

2 months ago

He was only 59! 😢 May his soul rest in peace🙏🏼

2 months ago

I did not see this coming. End of an era.

2 months ago

What???? That's shocking

2 months ago

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