No note was found but police statement said she was "found hanging"
The Bollywood actress Jiah Khan has passed away with suicide a distinct possibility – although no note has been found.
Khan was just 25 at the time of death, and a statement from Mumbia’s deputy commissioner of police, Chhering Dorje said "Nafisa Khan, who is known as Jiah Khan, was found hanging by her mother at around 22:45 India time [17:15GMT] ) at her residence on the first floor of Sagar Sangeet [apartment]." He added: "Her body has been taken to the hospital where a post-mortem will be conducted to find the cause of her death.” The actress made her debut in Bollywood in 2007 and has gone on to become a key star in the Indian film industry. Before that, she was born in New York and had grown up in London before moving to Mumbai, the Indian capital.
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