Ishqbaaz's team was shocked as they got the news of the show's supervising producer, Sanjay Bairagi's suicide.
According to reports, Sanjay committed suicide on Friday (March 2) after celebrating Holi by jumping off the 16th floor of his building in Malad West's Silicon Park. It was said that he died on the spot.
Nakuul Mehta On Ishqbaaz’s Supervising Producer’s Suicide
Commenting on Sanjay's death, Ishqbaaz's actor Nakuul Mehta told IE, "It's a huge loss and the entire team is saddened by the sudden and untimely passing away of Sanjayji. He was one of the coolest and most relaxed people on set, always creatively involving himself in various departments of Ishqbaaz."
Nakuul On Sanjay Bairagi's Death
"We took a day off from filming to be part of his final journey, and hope and pray that the family finds peace and is able to move ahead. Sanjay ji will be missed on set and in the industry."
Mansi Srivastava On Sanjay Bairagi's Suicide
Another lead actress of Ishqbaaz, Mansi Srivastava was quoted by the leading daily as saying, "We shared quite a cordial association. Whatever happened was really sad, he was quite a sweet person."
Gul Khan Says Sanjay Was An Efficient Worker
The producer of the show, Gul Khan had earlier told Spotboye, "Sanjay was an efficient worker and was controlling the entire production work. He wasn't directly reporting to me hence I wouldn't know the cause of death. We (the team) went to the funeral yesterday and have still not recovered from what we saw."
It is being said that during Holi, Sanjay enjoyed the celebration with his friends. He had also shared a few pictures on his Facebook account. But after he returned to home, he allegedly had a fight with his wife and later locked himself in his bedroom. (Image Source: Facebook)
Sanjay Commits Suicide
After writing suicide note, he jumped off his balcony! His wife got to know about this incident from watchman. Sanjay was rushed to the hospital, but was declared dead! (Image Source: Facebook)
Sanjay’s Suicide Note
In his suicide note, Sanjay wrote, "It's my fault. My family is suffering and I have financial troubles. No one should be held responsible." Sanjay is survived by his wife and two kids. (Image Source: Facebook)