Dharamsala: Bollywood actor Asif Basra (53) allegedly committed suicide on Thursday at his rented palatial residence in this city of Himachal Pradesh, where he had been staying for almost four years, police said. As Superintendent of Police Vimukt Ranjan told the media, he committed suicide by hanging himself with a leash of his pet dog. According to the police, he and his dog had returned from a walk in the town just before the suspected suicide. No note of suicide was recovered.
It was discovered that Basra, who was lonely, was staying with a British woman here. Basra was last seen in the Hotstar TV series 'Hostages' because of his character roles in films such as 'Black Friday',' Parzania',' Jab We Met' and 'Kai Po Che', among many others.