17:18 GMT05 August 2020
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    New Delhi (Sputnik): The entertainment world and fans in India are yet to come to terms with the death of Sushant Singh Rajput, who ended his life by hanging inside his room in Mumbai. The reason behind the actor's drastic step is yet to be determined.

    16-year-old Internet sensation and TikTok star Siya Kakkar ended her life by committing suicide in Delhi on Thursday, local media reports said.

    The incident came to light after celebrity photographer Viral Bhayani posted and confirmed the news of Kakkar ending her life.

    According to Bhayani’s Instagram post, "Kakkar’s manager Arjun Sarin had spoken to her last night for a song collaboration and she seemed in a good mood and perfectly alright".

    The exact reason behind Kakkar's decision to take such an extreme step is still unknown. However, reports suggest that the family members of the TikTok star have requested a detailed police investigation into the teen's death.

    Siya Kakkar was famous for her dance videos and kept posting them regularly on several social media platforms. She had over 105,000 followers on Instagram and more than 1.2 million on the Chinese short video-making application TikTok.

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