Shukla, who was a part of the long-running TV present Balika Vadhu and the winner of the Bigg Boss 13 actuality present, suffered an enormous heart attack within the morning, native media reported.
He is survived by his mom and two sisters.
Shukla started his profession within the leisure trade as a mannequin earlier than making his appearing debut with the TV present Babul Ka Aangann Chootey Na in 2008. But his efficiency in Balika Vadhu on Colors TV put his profession on the quick observe. The present was additionally dubbed in lots of Indian languages, together with Tamil and Telugu.
Over the course of his tv profession, Shukla additionally appeared in a number of actuality exhibits, together with Khatron Ke Khiladi, India’s Got Talent and Bigg Boss — the Indian model of Big Brother.
Shukla additionally starred in Karan Johar-produced 2014 Bollywood movie Humpty Sharma Ki (*40*), starring actors Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan.
He was final seen within the third season of Indian drama net collection, Ekta Kapoor’s Broken But Beautiful that premiered on native streaming platform MX Player.
Shukla had lately introduced his upcoming movie Silsila SidNaaz Ka with mannequin and actress Shehnaaz Gill. Media stories suggested that Gill left an ongoing shoot when she heard of Shukla’s passing.
The Balika Vadhu actor had a big social media following, together with on Twitter and Instagram.
His final posts on Twitter was a congratulatory message for Indian Olympic gold medalist Neeraj Chopra. Following information of his demise, fans from around the country took to the website to express their grief and shock.