'Paatal Lok' actor Asif Basra commits suicide in Dharamshala

Thursday, 12 Nov, 4.55 pm

Bollywood actor Asif Basra allegedly committed suicide on Thursday at Dharamshala (Dharamshala) in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh.

Basara was reportedly found hanging near a cafe on Jogibada Road in McLeodganj.

The reason why he took such a drastic step is yet to be ascertained. An investigation into the matter is underway.

Reports say that actor Asif Basra had been living in a rented house in McLeodganj for the last 5 years. He also had a foreign girlfriend living with him.

"Film actor Asif Basra was found hanging in a private complex in Dharamshala. Forensic team is at the spot and police is investigating the matter" Kangra SSP Vimukt Ranjan said.