Actor Amit Purohit who was last seen in 2018’s hit Telugu film Sammohanam, co-starring Aditi Rao Hyadri and Suddher Babu passed away last evening at a young age, though the reason behind his death is still unknown.
The sad news was shared on Twitter by his costar Sudheer Babu who wrote, “Saddened by the death news of Amit Purohit. He played Amit Malhotra (Sameera’s Ex-Boyfriend) in Sammohanam. Very friendly guy & always gave 100 % for every shot. Another young and good actor left us too early. May his soul find peace.”
Amit’s Sammohanam costar, Aditi Rao Hydari took Twitter to offer her condolences. Her post reads, “Rest in peace Amit Purohit, Prayers and healing to the family… a kind gentle hardworking person gone to soon. thank you for your invaluable presence in #sammohanam #GoneTooSoon”
Sammohanam’s director Mohankrishna too expressed his sorrow on Twitter and wrote, “I am unable to believe it. Amit Purohith, one of the gentlest, well- behaved and hugely talented actors I have worked with. And such a generous man!!! Amith, I will miss you, man. I was thinking of casting you again soon. May you Rest In Peace, Brother”
We at MovieTalkies offer our condolences to the actor’s family and friend.