Jiah Khan commits suicide at her Juhu residence

The actor was found hanging in her room in Mumbai

Actor Jiah Khan committed suicide at her Juhu residence in Mumbai on Monday night. The 25-year-old is said to have hanged herself to death. No suicide note was found. According to the police, the actor’s mother found Jiah hanging from the ceiling fan in her room at 11 pm last night. The body has been sent for post-mortem. The reason for the suicide is not known yet, and police is currently questioning the actor’s mother, house help and neighbours.

Jiah Khan, whose real name was Nafisa Khan, was of British origin, and made her Bollywood debut opposite Amitabh Bachchan in Ram Gopal Varma’s Nishabd. The actor was last seen in films like Housefull opposite Akshay Kumar and Ghajini with Aamir Khan.