Indian film star Chiranjeevi Sarja died of a heart attack at the age of 39.
Sarja died on Sunday in a private hospital in Bangalore, India, after complaining of severe chest pain and shortness of breath.
The Bollywood actor was best known for his roles in 20 films, including Amma I Love You in 2018, and is survived by his two-year-old actress wife Meghana Raj.
Tragedy: Indian film star Chiranjeevi Sarja dies of heart attack at 39
Chiranjeevi became famous in 2009 after appearing in Vayuputra and later in Whistle and Amma I Love You.
He released three films this year alone.
The chief minister of Karnataka, India, confirmed the actor’s death on Twitter Monday morning.
Heartbreak: Bollywood actor best known for his roles in 20 films, including Amma I Love You in 2018, and leaves to mourn his two-year-old wife Meghna Raj
BS Yediyurappa wrote: “It is shocking to hear the news that famous Kannada artist Shri Chiranjeevi Sarja has died of a heart attack. (Translated)
“Premature death at just 39 is shocking. My prayers go out to the family, may God give them the strength to endure this sorrow.
Yatheesh Govindaiah, head of the Apollo Jayanagar hospitals, also issued a statement sharing details of the Sarja emergency hospital dashboard. “Sarja was brought to our hospital [Apollo] in an unresponsive state. Attempts to revive him failed and he was declared dead by the doctors, “said Govindaiah.
Famous: Chiranjeevi became famous in 2009 after appearing in Vayuputra and later in Whistle and Amma I Love You
“On examination, Sarja did not respond with an absent carotid pulse, cold peripheries and bilaterally dilated pupils. “Cardiopulmonary resuscitation therefore began in accordance with the latest advanced cardiac support protocol.”
Chiranjeevi had been dating his wife for years before marrying him in 2018. The couple often posted photos together on social media.
Actress Sanjjanaa Galrani cried Sarja, writing on Twitter that she is in an “extremely shocking state of mind”.
Sad announcement: the chief minister of Karnataka, in India, confirmed the death of the actor on Twitter Monday morning
She said, “I can’t believe it and I am in a huge and shocking state of mind knowing that Chiranjeevi Sarja is no longer, very very sad, my condolences to his family and [Meghna Raj] in this moment of pain and sorrow.
“I can’t digest this fact yet, my hands are shaking when I write this msg .V v sad.
‘Shocked to hear about the disappearance of # chiranjevvisarja !!!’ Actress Priyamani tweeted. “I can never forget his smiling face.
Chiranjeevi and Meghana often posted snapshots of each other on Instagram, including in October, when Raj celebrated her husband’s birthday, and in April, when the couple celebrated their two-year wedding anniversary. .
In April 2019, Meghana captioned a photo: “Sometimes I wonder why? Why is this man so perfect … so perfect for me?
Upset: fellow actor Sanjjanaa Galrani cried Sarja, writing on Twitter that she is in an “immense and shocking state of mind”
Happy: Chiranjeevi and Meghana have often posted love shots of each other on Instagram