How does one remember Sushant Singh Rajput? Actress Pooja Gor, a friend of the late actor, did it with a painting of stars, meteors, galaxies and other celestial objects.
Sushant committed suicide at his Bandra, Mumbai residence, on June 14. According to the postmortem report, the cause of death was asphyxiation due to hanging. As soon as people got to know about the actor’s untimely demise, social media was flooded with condolence messages.
In memory of Sushant Singh Rajput, Pooja Gor, who worked with him in Kedarnath, painted starry galaxies on canvas, something Sushant was very fond of. The Pavitra Rishta actor had a keen interest in astrophysics and loved to study stars. He even had a high-end telescope installed in his house.
Pooja Gor shared a picture of the painting on Instagram with a note that read, “A lot has gone through my mind in the last 3 days & I still cannot comprehend. Finally found solace in painting this. This is for you SSR. I hope that your mother’s warm embrace and the stars & galaxies that so fascinated you, are able to soften the pain & suffering you were going through. Rest In Peace, Dost. A thorough gentleman & an incomparable talent. Om Shanti (sic).”
Actor Raj Singh Arora called it an apt tribute to the late actor, while producer Pragya Kapoor posted a heart emoji. Actress Elli Avram commented, “Oh Pooja this is so beautiful! What a tribute.”
Sushant Singh Rajput was cremated at Pawan Hans crematorium in Vile Parle, Mumbai, on June 15 in the presence of family members and a few friends from the film industry.
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