Tv Actor Sameer Sharma discovered lifeless At Mumbai dwelling, Police …


Samir Sharma Death: He was a familiar face on the small screen.


TV actor and model Samir Sharma was found dead last night at his Mumbai home, police said.

About Sameer
Samir (variantly spelled Sameer) is a male name found commonly in the Indian subcontinent, Middle East, Central Asia and Europe. In Arabic, Samir (سمير) means holy, jovial, loyal or charming companion. In Indian languages it is derived from the Sanskrit word Samir (समीर) meaning gust of wind or gentle breeze. Samira is the feminine spelling, also found in both languages.

TV Actor Sameer Sharma Found Dead At Mumbai Home, Police …

About Sharma
Sharma is a common Hindu surname in India and Nepal. The Sanskrit stem śarman- (nom. sarma) can mean ‘joyfulness’, ‘comfort’, ‘happiness’. Although historically associated with people of the Brahmin varnas, the name is also widely adopted by other Hindu communities.Sarma is an alternative English spelling of the name. Some Assamese Brahmins also use Sarmah.

The 44-year-old actor – seen in Balaji Telefilms’ popular TV shows “Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi” and “Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki” – was found hanging in the kitchen of his Malad flat, police said, adding that they suspect he killed himself.

His body was found by a security guard who alerted other members of the apartment complex. The actor was living on rent at the Malad home.

TV Actor Sameer Sharma Found Dead At Mumbai Home, Police …

A case of accidental death has been registered. “We have not found any evidence that suggests he may have been killed. Also, no suicide note has been found at the house so far. We are still investigating the case,” an officer said. The body has been sent for autopsy.

Samir Sharma – a familiar face on the small screen – was also seen in the 2009 Bollywood movie – “Hasee Toh Phasee“. He acted in several TV shows- “Dil Kya Chahta Hai“, “Geet – Hui Sabse Parayi” and “Left Right Left“.

Condolences poured on social media as the news of his death broke, nearly two months after Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead at his Mumbai home. The 34-year-old’s death had triggered debate on mental health.

“Really sad and unfortunate. #RIPSameerSharma,” read an Instagram post by Sidharth Malhotra, who was the lead actor in “Hasee Toh Phasee“.

“May #SameerSharma soul rest in peace. prayers for the closed ones to have strength to cope up with the loss. It’s unfortunate @ rate suicides n depression is increasing in our society may be we all need to give it a serious thought and not just think but take actions too,” tweeted actor Shweta Rohira. 

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