Bengali actress Mishti Mukherjee, who appeared in Bollywood films, passed away on Friday, October 2, 2020. She was 27. The actress died in hospital in Bangalore, where she was under treatment for a kidney ailment. Her cremation took place in Bangalore today (October 3, 2020) in the presence of family members.
Mishti Mukherjee was suffering from a kidney-related illness for the past few months. A statement on the behalf of Mishti Mukherjee's family said that she was following a vigorous keto diet, due to which her health deteriorated further and she passed away. The statement read, "Actress Mishti Mukherjee who marked her brilliance in many films and music videos with her ace acting is no more. Due to keto diet, her kidney failed in Bangalore and she breathed her last on Friday night. The actress suffered a lot of pain. Unforgettable and unfortunate loss. May her soul rest in peace. She is survived by her parents and brother."
The actress, who began her career in Bengali cinema, later tried a hand in Bollywood. She had appeared in the Hindi films Main Krishna Hoon and Life Ki Toh Lag Gayi in supporting roles. Mishti Mukherjee later earned popularity as an item girl and had appeared in several films in special item numbers. She had also featured in music videos.
Mishti Mukherjee is survived by her parents and brother. Our condolences to the family.