Bollywood shocked by Jiah Khan’s suicide
Also known by the name Nafisa Khan, the actress made her Hindi film debut in 2007 opposite Amitabh Bachchan in the controversial Nishabd. She also acted opposite Aamir Khan in Ghajini and Akshay Kumar in Housefull. She also got a Filmfare Best Debutant Nomination. A shocked Bollywood expressed their grief on the death of the young actress on Twitter.
Amitabh Bachchan-WHAT …!!! Jiah Khan ??? what has happened ? is this correct ? unbelievable !!!
Arshad warsi-Shocked to hear about Jiah Khan, she was too young to give up on life… RIP
Kunal kapoor-So shocked and saddened by this terrible news!! May your soul find peace #Jiah khan
Mika Singh-Very sad and very bad news for all of us jiah khan is no more .. R.I.P jiah khan..
Minissha Lamba -Jiah Khan…. Peace be upon your beautiful soul
Chitrangda Singh-R.I.P. Jiah khan … Saddest news .. May god find her a happier place … Bless her ..my prayers ..love !
Anurag Kashayap-Jiah khan news true?
Riya Sen-Disturbing ! RIP jiah khan
Kunal kohli-What she must’ve gone thru to take such a step we’ll never know. May her soul rest in peace. Jiah Khan.
Farah Khan who had worked with her in Housefull wrote, “CAN’T register that jiah is no more…worked with her in Housefull n she was so beautiful n such a good soul.2 young 2 go jiah.”
Shahid Kapoor, who could have been her co-star in ‘Chance Pe Dance’ if she would not have been replaced by Genelia D’souza, said: “Shocked n saddened to hear about jiah khan … Very disturbing … RIP ….may her soul rest in peace.”
Riteish Deshmukh responding to the news wrote, “Nothing worse than waking up to bad news- shocked n dumb struck- RIP Jiah.” He went on to add, “Worked with Jiah in Housefull- she was full of life n had incredible sense of humour. She was a friend n will miss her. Am deeply saddened.”
“Appearances can be so misleading. Who really knows what lies behind that smile?”, says Gul Panag, former Miss India.
Sonam Kapoor laments the pain and agony Jiah Khan was going thorugh and wrote, “Nobody should be in so much pain and a state of such hopelessness. I hope her soul finds some respite in death.”
Amidst the saddened messages Bollywood celebrities like Bipasha Basu, Saroj Khan, Sophie Choudry came up with words of hope and life.
While Bipasha expresses, “Life has to be experienced and lived! It’s a limitless ocean, have to swim through it,and not let it drown you! Abandon the negative thoughts n find the good in the smallest of things that happen in ur life! Embrace life and life will embrace you back!”
Most celebrated choreographer Saroj Khan wished, “RIP Jiah Khan !!! I wish the next gen are strong enuff to struggle & luv the roller coaster of life…”
“We r all surrounded by negativity. Don’t let it consume u. U hv to find happiness in the smallest things,the real things. It’s the only way,” added Sophie Choudry.
Mini Mathur: “Im disappointed to hear about Jiah Khan. LIFE is more important than all of us. We didn’t choose it. It chose us. Gotta respect that.”