Kannada actor Dhruv Sharma dies after suffering a cardiac arrest, industry shocked

Kannada actor Dhruv Sharma, who was also a member of cricket team Karnataka Bulldozers led by Kichcha Sudeep at the Celebrity Cricket League, died on Tuesday.

According to Times of India, Dhruv collapsed at his home on Saturday. He was immediately rushed to a hospital. On Tuesday, he suffered a cardiac arrest followed by multiple organ failure, leading to his death.

The Kannada actor is known for his films such as Snehanjali, Bangalore 560023, Ninandre Ishta Kano, Tippajji Circle and The Hit List.


Kannada actor Dhruv Sharma dies after suffering a cardiac arrest, industry shocked

Despite being speech and hearing impaired, Dhruv went on to chart out acting career for himself and was successful as well. On the cricket field too, he won laurels and was known for his aggressive batting style. His last rites will be held as per Veerashaiva tradition at Kubrahalli in Bangalore at 4 pm on Tuesday, reports IB Times.

The actor is survived by his parents, wife and two daughters.

His untimely death has shocked many of his contemporaries. Actors Harshika Poonacha, Sumalatha Ambareesh and fans took to Twitter to express their grief and pay condolences.