2020 seems to be hitting Bollywood rather hard. On November 12, the film fraternity lost another talented actor – Asif Basra.
The 53-year-old actor reportedly died by suicide; found hanging at a private complex in Dharamshala. The investigation in the case is underway.
As reported by the Tribune India, Basra had leased two houses in Dharamshala and he was living in one of the houses with his UK-based girlfriend and a dog. The actor reportedly used his dog’s leash to hang himself and was first discovered by his girlfriend.
Celebrities like Kareena Kapoor Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Anushka Sharma lamented the loss of the late actor and offered their heartfelt condolences.
Here are 7 Asif Basra’s Movie and Series Roles:
1) Black Friday
In Anurag Kashyap’s film ‘Black Friday’ – based a book on the 1993 Bombay bombings, Asif played the role of Shanawaz Qureshi, who is one of the accused.
2) Jab We Met
Asif briefly starred in Kareena Kapoor Khan and Shahid Kapoor’s ‘Jab We Met’. He was seen as an ‘ill-intentioned’ water vendor.