1. Divya Bharti
The stunning actress who was one of the best stars of the 90s died a disastrous death. Bharti fell from the fifth floor of her apartment. Police investigated the case but came to a conclusion that it was a suicide. However, there were speculations that her husband Sajid Nadiadwala was the reason of her death.
2. Jiah Khan
The 25-year-old actress, who made her debut with RGV’s ‘Nishabdh’, was found hanging from her ceiling at her Juhu apartment on June 3, 2013. Her mother Rabia Khan suspected that it was not a suicide, and that it was murder. She blamed actor Aditya Pancholi’s son, Sooraj Pancholi, who was Jiah’s boyfriend, for her death. She also produced pages from Jiah’s diary where the actor had written about her miserable relationship.
3. Silk Smitha
Vijayalakshmi Vadlapati, usually known as Silk Smitha was the sex bell of the South industry. The actress died in 1996 by committing suicide. It is said that her alcoholism, unsuccessful romances and declining finances made her take her own life. Her story was also made into a film. Vidya Balan portrayed Silk Smitha in the blockbuster ‘The Dirty Picture’.
4. Parveen Babi
Parveen Babi was the first Indian actress to grace the Time Magazine cover. The actress was suffering from paranoid schizophrenia and was found dead in her Mumbai flat. Investigation, the doctors speculated that she ravenous herself to death.
5. Viveka Babajee
One of India’s top models died a tragic death, when she hung herself from the ceiling fan in her flat. She had left a diary which eerily said ‘I kill’. It is supposed that a spat with her boyfriend pressed her to the edge.
Model-turned-actress Kuljeet Randhawa was accepted for her Sony serial C.A.T.S. The actress was found dead at her apartment house in Juhu with a suicide note which affirmed that she was ending her life as she was failing to cope with the complexities of life.