In a shocking turn of events, Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput ended his life by committing suicide on Sunday, June 14 2020. The actor was found hanging at his Bandra house in Mumbai and the police found antidepressant pills at his residence. Sushant, 34, was battling depression for the last six months and his close friends and maid suggest that he was disturbed since the last week.
Meanwhile, the 34-year-old actor’s sudden demise left his fans and colleagues in shock. Several Bollywood celebrities including Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn, Alia Bhatt, Ranveer Singh and many others took to their social media to mourn his demise.
Now, Farhan Akhtar took to his Instagram handle to share a poem that he penned for the star. Adding the caption, “Gone too soon.”
The Sky Is Pink actor's poem read, ''Sleep my brother sleep
let the vultures gather
and the crocodiles weep
let the circus performers
juggle, contort, bow and leap
let the shrill get higher
let the darkness
in the heart of men get deep
Sleep my brother
Meanwhile, Sushant’s funeral took place on June 15 2020, in Mumbai. The actor’s last rites ceremony was performed on Monday at Pawan Hans crematorium in suburban Vile Parle. Owing to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, only close family members and friends will be allowed to attend the funeral.