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Aspiring TV actor Rahul Dixit allegedly commits suicide, family demands justice

Dixit allegedly committed suicide on the morning of January 30 in Mumbai.

Aspiring TV actor Rahul Dixit allegedly commits suicide, family demands justice

New Delhi: Television actor Rahul Dixit, allegedly committed suicide on the morning of January 30, 2019, in Mumbai. He was 28. News agency ANI took to Twitter and shared that a case of accidental death has been registered by the police.

“Mumbai: A 28-year-old TV actor named Rahul Dixit allegedly committed suicide early this morning. Police have registered a case of accidental death, further investigation is underway. #Maharashtra”, reads the ANI tweet.

Not much is known about Rahul's television appearances.  As per reports, the actor came to Mumbai from Jaipur and lived in Yamuna Nagar, Oshiwara. He did small roles in television shows but was yet to get a big break.

According to reports, Rahul, who originally hails from Jaipur, took his life by hanging himself from a ceiling fan at his residence in Oshiwara. However, no suicide note was found from the spot. 

Rahul's family has demanded a thorough probe into the incident. 

Dismissed reports of his son committing suicide, Mahesh Dixit posted a series of messages on Facebook and accused a girl named Rupali Kashyap to be behind the death of his son. 

""Iss duniya ko kyun chor ke chala gaya Rahul (Why did you leave the world Rahul?). Rupali Kashyap ne tere ko maar dala (Rupali Kashyap killed you). Mahesh also claimed that several injury marks were found on his son's body.

Sharing a photo to Rahul, he pleaded for justice on the matter.