Rituraj Singh Passes Away: Rupali Ganguly’s Anupamaa Co-Star Dies At The Age Of 59

Anupama Actor Rituraj Singh Passes Away

The nation woke up to the most heartbreaking news this morning as the telly world has lost one of the popular actors. We are talking about Rituraj Singh who is known for his performance in shows like Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai, Laado 2 - Veerpur Ki Mardani, Anupamaa, Beintehaa, etc. According to media reports, Rituraj passed away due to a cardiac arrest. He was 59.

The news of his unfortunated demise was confirmed by his friend actor Amit Behl who revealed that Rituraj was hospitalised due to issues related to pancreas. And while he was recently discharged he suffered cardiac complications after returning home and passed away.

Amit told the Times of India, "Yes, he passed away due to cardiac arrest. He was admitted to a hospital some time back for treatment of pancreas, returned home had some cardiac complications and passed away". He is reportedly survived by wife Charu Singh, son Adhiraj and daughter Jahaan.

For the uninitiated, Rituraj made his debut in 1993 with the show Banegi Apni Baat and was a part of several hit family dramas including Kutumb, K. Street Pali Hill, Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii and more. Rituraj also did several films including Varun Dhawan's Badrinath Ki Dulhania, John Abraham's Satyameva Jayate 2 and more.

This isn't all. Rituraj made his digital debut in 2017 with The Test Case and was seen in Criminal Justice, Abhay, Bandish Bandits, Never Kiss Your Best Friend to name a few. He was currently working in Rupali Ganguly starrer Anupamaa and was playing the role of Yashpal.

To note, the news of Rituraj's demise came just few days after the death of Udaan actress Kavita Chaudhary. It was reported that she died of cardiac arrest as well. As the news of Rituraj Singh's unfortunate demise has surfaced online, fans have been sharing condolence messages.

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