Did Sushant Singh Rajput Decide to Kill Himself Days before he Committed Suicide?
A new report in Filmfare.com suggests that Sushant Singh Rajput paid all of his household help and other staff three days prior to his suicide on June 14. According to the report, Rajput also told his staff that he won’t be able to pay them further, and this would be their last payment.
Sushant Singh Rajput’s death left everyone in a state of shock and bewilderment. The country was left in a state of incredulity when was made aware of the news regarding the actor’s demise. The internet flooded with photos and videos of the late actor. Mental health and depression started trending on google, as many searched for its symptoms and cure, to add in a sense of awareness among themselves.
No one knew the actor who advocated about the beauty of life and the spirit of never giving up, would one day end up taking his own life. His fictional character Aniruddh Patakh, taught us all the importance of resilience and that life always offered us a second chance. The actor, however, in reality, could not establish a relation between this resilient positive force of life over his depressed and vulnerable side.
Sushant Singh Rajput’s suicide occurred a few days after the death of his ex-manager Disha Salian. Her death came as a shock to the late actor, and he was extremely torn on hearing the news. The police also reported that Rajput had stopped taking medicines for depression as he had started to feel better.
What Suggests Sushant Singh Rajput’s intention to Kill Himself?
The payment clearance of his staff, his emotional Instagram post dedicated to his mother, and him urging his father’s household help to take care of him suggests that Sushant had already decided to give up his life. After fighting with depression for years, Sushant finally ended his life by hanging himself in his Mumbai residence.
Why it is important to take Care of Mental Health Along with Physical?
Mental health is as important as physical health for everyone. Rajput’s suicide has made it clear that no amount of money, luxury or fame can substitute that void in life which only peace and happiness can fill. Many people have come out and expressed their concern over mental health issues and are now proactive in helping others fight it.
In recent days many actors have committed suicide, they chose ending life to be an ultimate solution to get rid of all the problems of life. However, ending life when you are admired by many lives a bad impression on minds of the ones who considers them to be their role model. According to World Health Organisation close to 800,000 people die due to suicide every year, which is one person every 40 seconds. Suicide rate is higher in adults in the age band of 25-29 years. Also the rate is higher in males.
One question that requires an answer, why did it take the death of a young celebrity to teach the country the importance of mental health. This attitude towards depression and other illnesses could have saved many lives which have until now been lost due to them.