Mumbai: TV actor Sameer Sharma was found hanging from the kitchen ceiling in Mumbai on Wednesday night. The 44-year-old actor allegedly committed suicide at his house in Neha CHS Bhawan in Malad West.
According to the Mid-Day report, his body was discovered by a watchman who was walking around at night when he saw an autopsy hanging from the roof of the apartment. The watchman informed the supervisor of the building who reported the incident to the police. Police did not find any suicide note in the apartment.
Malad Police has registered a case of accidental death. Malad police station senior inspector George Fernandez said, “A case of accidental death has been registered and the body has been sent for autopsy.”
Sameer was well known for playing the role of Kuhu’s father in Star Plus’ show Yeh Rishety Hain Pyaar Ke.
Apart from Yeh Rishtey Hain Pyaar Ke, Sameer had also worked in popular drams like Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki, Kyuki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Jyoti, and Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Du among others.