Shikha Joshi, a forty year old model, who shared screen space with Shilpa Shukla in the critically acclaimed film B.A. Pass (2012) committed suicide by slitting her throat open mysteriously at her Andheri (West) residence in Versova today, May 17, 2015.
No suicide note has been recovered so far but primarily it seems to be a case of suicide.
A bleeding Joshi was then rushed to Kokilaben Hospital in Andheri (West), where she was pronounced dead.
Later, the body was sent to Cooper Hospital for post-mortem. A case of accidental death has been registered at Versova police station.
She had arrived in the city from Delhi two months back. Her roommate rushed Shikha Joshi to the hospital and on the way to the hospital, she was conscious and able to talk.
When the roommate asked why she cut herself, she has stated that she was frustrated because she could not get any work.
“The incident took place at around 06:00 pm. Shikha Joshi would stay in the flat with her friend. She went into the bathroom and slit her throat open using a sharp object.
When she did not open the door for a long time, her friend knocked on the door and Shikha Joshi opened it.
However, she collapsed immediately due to excessive bleeding.” stated DCP Satya Narayan Chaudhry in an official statement.
Way back on November 10, 2013, the Amboli police had arrested Shikha Joshi and her brother for pelting stones at the residence of cosmetic surgeon Doctor Vijay Sharma in Andheri.
Actually she has got her breast implant surgery done from Doctor Vijay Sharma.
Before her arrest, she had filed a molestation complaint against the doctor in 2011.
Police had then said that Joshi and her brother had gone to the doctor’s clinic on October 30, 2011, and threw stones after he refused to admit them inside the clinic.
Shikha Joshi’s nineteen year old daughter, who lives in Delhi, has been informed about the incident.
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