Bigg Boss 13 winner and actor Sidharth Shukla has been receiving numerous heartfelt tributes. On Thursday, the actor died at the age of 40 after suffering a cardiac arrest. Asim Riaz, Sidharth's Bigg Boss 13 housemate, has also joined the mourning over the tragic demise of his near and dear friend.
Asim took to his social media account and shared his feelings as he mentioned in his heartfelt post that he still can't believe the actor is no longer with us.
Asim also shared a few pictures of himself with Bigg Boss 13's Sidharth Shukla, reliving about their time in the house. He also wrote, "I m gonna meet you in heaven brother…
R I P sidharthshukla"
He also released a video in which he and Sidharth from Big Brother house shared some happy and candid moments. Asim commented on the video, "I had a dream about the big boss journey this morning.... And after I saw Siddarth's bb video, he came over and hugged me... I still can't believe it, SiD, but I'll see you on the other side.”
Sidharth Shukla's PR has also issued a statement, expressing their shock at his untimely death. They also asked that everyone respect his family's privacy and allow them to grieve in peace.
The statement read, "All of you have heard the shocking news, and we are as shocked as you are. We'd like to make a request. We sincerely hope that you will respect and support us during these trying times. As Sidharth's public relations team, we respectfully request that the media draw a line and give his family and loved ones space to grieve.
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The statement further read as, "We're all in agony! We're as surprised as you are! And because we all knew Sidharth was a private person, please respect his and his family's privacy. Also, please pray for the repose of his soul.”