Actor Amit Purohit who was popularly known for doing Telugu films had acted in a movie titled Sammohanam in which he essayed the role of Aditi Rao Hydari’s on-screen boyfriend. The film also had Sudheer Babu, Mohan as the co-stars in the lead role and was directed by Mohana Krishna Indraganti. The whole team took to their social media to pay their condolences.
Mohan tweeted, “I am unable to believe it. Amit Purohit, one of the gentlest, well- behaved and hugely talented actors I have worked with. And such a generous man!!! Amith, I will miss you, man. I was thinking of casting you again soon. May you Rest In Peace, Brother.”
Sudheer posted, “Saddened by the death news of Amit Purohit. He played Amit Malhotra (Sameera’s Ex-Boyfriend) in Sammohanam. Very friendly guy & always gave 100% for every shot. Another young and good actor left us too early. May his soul find peace.”
Aditi tweeted, “Rest in peace Amit Purohit, Prayers and healing to the family… a kind gentle hardworking person gone too soon. thank you for your invaluable presence in #sammohanam #GoneTooSoon”
Sonu Sood described the late actor as a ‘dear friend, writing: “Really sad to hear about the tragic death of a dear friend and co-star Amit Purohit. He was such a great soul, so focused and so hardworking. May your soul rest in peace Bhai. Will miss you always.”
Raveena Tandon, who co-starred with the actor in Shobhna’s Seven Nights, said “Really saddened to hear of the passing of such a young and talented Amit. Such a gentleman.”