Bollywood actress Jiah Khan committed suicide by hanging herself at her Juhu residence in Mumbai late on Monday night. NDTV reports, body of the 25-year-old actress has been sent to a Mumbai hospital for a post-mortem examination.
According to the police her maid, watchman and neighbours are being interrogated 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 postmortem.
Jiah Khan was born on February 20, 1988 in New York, and was brought up in London, Chelsea. She studied English literature and Art from MPW in London, and then at the age of 17 went on to study Shakespeare and method acting at the Lee Strasberg’s Institute in New York.
Jiah Khan, real name Nafisa Khan, made her Bollywood debut in Ram Gopal Varma’s “Nishabd” was released in 2007 and Jiah Khan got a ‘Filmfare Best Debutant’ nomination for her acting skills.