Jiah Khan, Bollywood actress committed suicide by hanging herself at her residence, police said. It happened at her home located in Juhu. Jiah was brought up in England and had shifted to Mumbai with her mother Rabiya recently.
“She had been depressed for some time due to personal issues, but was keen on returning to acting soon. She was also meeting film makers regarding projects,” sources close to the Jiah said. Police questioned, her maid, watchman and neighbours to find out her last visitors. Police sources said that” the incident happened at about 11pm and no suicide note was found. The body has been sent to Cooper Hospital for post-mortem.” She acted with Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan in Ghajini and Akshay Kumar in Housefull.
Tanuj Garg of Balaji telefilms and a friend of Jiah said, “We knew each other socially and often discussed our London connection. She was a soft-spoken, sweet, and a pleasant individual. Truly shocked at the news!”