Dharamshala: Bollywood actor Asif Basra was found dead at a private guest house in McLeod Ganj, Himachal Pradesh on Thursday. He was 53.
Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Kangra, Vimukt Ranjan said, “Film actor Asif Basra was found hanging in a private complex in Dharamshala. The forensic team is at the spot and police is investigating the matter,” aa quoted by ANI.
It has been revealed in the preliminary investigation that Basra was suffering from depression.
Basra was famously known for his critically acclaimed roles in Anurag Kashyap’s Black Friday and Rahul Dholakia’s Parzania. He also appeared in movies such as Kai Po Che, Jab We Met, Hichki, Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai, Krrish 3, Ek Villain.
He was also seen in a popular thriller web series ‘Pataal Lok‘.