Bollywood is still in shock with the sudden demise of actor Sushant singh Rajput. Many Bollywood celebrities came forward to mourn his demise. From Anushka Sharma to Salman Khan , social media is flooded with messages of shock and prayers for his family.Filmmaker Karan Johar and actress Alia Bhatt were also among the many stars who reacted to the actor’s passing away. Karan Johar took to Instagram and shared a picture of the duo where he blamed himself for not being there for Sushant during his difficult times.
“I blame myself for not being in touch with you for the past year….. I have felt at times like you may have needed people to share your life with…but somehow I never followed up on that feeling…will never make that mistake again…” he said on Instagram before adding, “Sushants unfortunate demise has been a huge wake up call to me …to my level of compassion and to my ability to foster and protect my equations…..I hope this resonates with all of you as well. He also tweeted, “This is heartbreaking….I have such strong memories of the times we have shared …I can’t believe this ….Rest in peace my friend…when the shock subsides only the best memories will remain….”
This is heartbreaking….I have such strong memories of the times we have shared …I can’t believe this ….Rest in peace my friend…when the shock subsides only the best memories will remain….💔 pic.twitter.com/H5XJtyL3FL
— Karan Johar (@karanjohar) June 14, 2020
Alia wrote , “I’m in a deep state of shock. No matter how much I think about it, I don’t have the words. I’m totally devastated. You’ve left us too soon. You will be missed by each and every one of us. My deepest condolences to Sushant’s family, loved ones, and his fans.”
I’m in a deep state of shock.
No matter how much I think about it, I don’t have the words.
I’m totally devastated.
You've left us too soon.
You will be missed by each and every one of us.
My deepest condolences to Sushant's family, loved ones, and his fans. 🙏
— Alia Bhatt (@aliaa08) June 14, 2020
After their messages several people on Twitter have criticized the actress and the filmmaker for mocking Sushant on one of the Koffee With Karan episodes. During the episode, Alia was asked to rate three celebrities – Ranveer Singh, Sushant Singh Rajput, and Varun Dhawan. Upon hearing Sushant’s name, she said, “Sushant Singh Rajput, Who?”
The hashtag #BoycottBollywood has been trending on the micro-blogging site since morning. Screenshots of tweets calling out the ‘Bollywood elite club’, and Karan and Alia in particular, have also gone viral.
Check the tweets:
Bollywood industry have never respected #SushantSinghRajput When he was alive, and now they are pretending that he may have seek help form them.
I can't believe this Hippocratic nature of the industry.
Bollywood never deserved an actor and person like him.
— RaHul SiNgh (@_gohan4) June 15, 2020
— Bhavin Gohil (@bhavingohil_) June 15, 2020
— Ujjawal Sharma 🇮🇳 (@SharmaJi720) June 15, 2020
Aren't you the same woman who was asked a question about Sushant and you said Sushant Singh Rajput who? And then you and Karan Johar went on to make fun of him because he worked as a TV actor.
— Gaurav Agarwal (@gauravhagarwal) June 14, 2020
you are the same girl who denied to know Sushant Singh Rajput in koffee with Karan and yesterday you were showing your fake concern on his death. #fakebollywood #aliaabhatt @aliaa08 pic.twitter.com/RK3hYahWHB
— Shweta Yadav (@bestofshweta) June 15, 2020