Actress Jiah Khan Commits Suicide, Depressed on Personal Issues for Some Time

By Faisal Saif

Jiah Khan

Mumbai, June 3 (Washington Bangla Radio): The Bold, Confident and Attractive actress Jiah Khan committed suicide at her Juhu residence on Monday night at 11pm. The 25-year-old actor is learnt to have hung herself inside the house with ceiling fan. 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 filmmakers regarding projects," sources close to the actress said. The actress debuted opposite legendary Amitabh Bachchan in Ram Gopal Verma's film Nishabd in 2007. She also acted opposite Aamir Khan in Ghajini (2008) and Akshay Kumar in Housefull (2010).

Actress Dia Mirza reportedly broke the news of Jiah's death on micro blogging site Twitter. T.V reports suggest that Jiah committed suicide though the cause of her death is still unconfirmed. For now, The Police Authorities have taken the dead body under observation and post mortem procedure.

Faisal SaifFaisal Saif is co-editor of Global Movie Magazine and sub-editor of Youth Eye Magazine. A passionate Bollywood Feature News Writer and film critic, Saif is a regular contributor to Santabanta, Page 3 Bollywood, Orissa Diary, PardaPhash, NewsWala, The News Tribe, Bolega India and many more online and print journals. Saif lives in Mumbai and can be reached at thatfaisalsaif at gmail.