Suicide season is on in Bollywood. A filmmaker’s wife and daughter have committed suicide at their Mumbai residence. Hindi filmmaker Santosh Gupta has committed suicide by setting himself on fire with his wife Asmita and daughter Shrishti.
According to the Mumbai Police, Asmita and Shrishti committed suicide at their residence in DN Nagar, Andheri, Mumbai. He locked himself in the room and set himself on fire. The room caught fire, and neighbors called the fire department because of the smoke. All of this has since been uncovered.
Asmita Gupta was 55 years old. She had been suffering from chronic kidney disease for many days. It is said that he took this extreme step as he was tired of the disease. Seeing this condition of the mother, it is being speculated that the daughter Srishti may also have committed suicide. Both were admitted to Cooper Hospital. But Asmita was 70 per cent burnt and died in the process. Producer Santosh Gupta has not yet commented on the matter.