Mumbai: Bollywood actor Salman Khan’s body double or duplicate Sagar Pandey passed away. His death was reported on Friday afternoon. Sagar Pandey died of a heart attack while working out in the gym. He was only 50 years old at the time of his death.
Sagar was at the gym when the heart attack came. Sagar had a heart attack while exercising on a treadmill. He was immediately admitted to the hospital, where the doctor pronounced him dead.
Sagar and Salman have played a body double role in many films. He is said to be Salman’s duplicate. Sagar has worked with Salman in films like Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Tubelight, Dabangg, Dabangg 2, and Dabangg 3. Sagar has worked as a body double in nearly 50 films. However, Sagar was very active in the Bhojpuri industry. Salman Khan helped Sagar Pandey financially during Corona. However, Salman Khan shared a post on social media expressing his grief over Sagar’s death.
Salmon shared a photo with Sagar and wrote RIP. He also wrote in the caption, Thank you from the bottom of my heart for being with me. May your soul rest in peace bro. Thank you #SagarPandey
Sagar was very famous as Salman’s duplicate and often staged shows not only in the country but also abroad. Sagar was a resident of Uttar Pradesh’s Pratapgarh district and according to friend Raju, Sagar’s last rites will be performed in Pratapgarh. Sagar is not married like Salman. Sagar decided to do bodybuilding as he did not get any special work in acting.
Notably, recently comedian Raju Srivastava suffered a heart attack while exercising on a treadmill in a gym in Delhi. After which the comedian died about 40 days later on 21 September. Before Raju, Siddharth Shukla also died of a heart attack.