The Shukla family has released a statement after the demise of actor Sidharth Shukla on Sept 2. Sidharth, a popular face on the Indian small-screen, passed away in Mumbai after suffering a massive cardiac arrest. His last rites took place on Friday in the Oshiwara crematorium. In their statement, the family requested privacy and thanked everyone for being a part of the late actor’s journey. Expressing gratitude, they also gave a special mention to the Mumbai Police force for standing by them like a shield.
Read their full statement here:
“Heartfelt gratitude to everyone who has been a part of Sidharth’s journey and showered him with unconditional love. It definitely doesn’t end here as he now resides in our hearts forever! Sidharth valued his privacy, hence we request you to allow our family the privacy to grieve.”
“A special Thank You to the Mumbai Police force for their sensitivity and compassion. they have been like a shield, protecting us and standing by us every minute of the day!
“Please keep in your thoughts and prayers. Om Shanti- The Shukla Family.”