‘This is so difficult to process’ – Virat Kohli in utter disbelief to hear about Sushant Singh Rajput
Sushant Singh Rajput was the one who recreated India's World Cup-winning moment on the silver screen.
Updated - Nov 5, 2020 11:21 am
Reactions have continued to come in on social media after the news of Sushant Singh Rajput allegedly committing suicide at his residence broke out. The cricketing fraternity is also shocked to know about the same and the condolences are still coming in for his family. The India skipper Virat Kohli also reacted to the actor’s passing away stating that the news is so difficult to process for him.
Sushant was always connected to cricket through his movies and he had enacted MS Dhoni in the former India captain’s biopic. He was close to a lot of Indian cricketers and had stayed with them during the shoot of the movie. Another cricket related movie he was involved in was ‘Kai Po Che’ which was also his Bollywood debut and was widely appreciated.
Coming back to Virat Kohli, he expressed shock about the incident and also paid condolences to his family and friends. “Shocked to hear about Sushant Singh Rajput. This is so difficult to process. May his soul RIP and may god give all the strength to his family and friends,” his tweet read.
Here’s his tweet:
Shocked to hear about Sushant Singh Rajput. This is so difficult to process. May his soul RIP and may god give all the strength to his family and friends 🙏
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) June 14, 2020
The man who recreated India’s World Cup-winning moment
Sushant Singh Rajput played a perfect role of MS Dhoni in the latter’s biopic ‘ MS Dhoni: The Untold Story’. It was released in September 2016 and was a blockbuster movie. Many had lauded Sushant for perfectly enacting Captain Cool in the film and the story had touched everyone. He had also recreated India’s World Cup-winning perfectly on the silver screen.
Rather the actor had featured in Chichhore, which also turned out to be his last Bollywood movie, depicted a very good message. The movie was all about fighting and living during the tough times and it was told that suicide isn’t the last option for anyone.
Meanwhile, apart from Virat Kohli, a lot of international cricketers have expressed their sadness over the passing away of Sushant Singh Rajput. The Indian cricketers reminisced spending time with him while Irfan Pathan also recalled his last meeting with him when the actor told him to watch Chichhore.