Actor Sara Ali Khan celebrated the late actor’s birthday Sushant Singh Rajput with the children of an NGO. Sara took to Instagram on Saturday and posted a clip of her cutting birthday cakes. Together with the children, Sarah Ali Khan sang the birthday song for Sushant. For the occasion, Sara wore a green suit and had her hair tied back. (Also read | Rhea Chakraborty and Sushant Singh Rajput pose together in throwback photos)
After cutting the cakes, Sara also clapped and smiled along with the various other people around her. The venue, an NGO, was decorated with strings of colorful flags. Sara shared the video and captioned the post, “Happiest Birthday Sushant (red heart and cake emojis). I know what it meant to you to make other people laugh.”
She also added, “And as you watch over us all, up there next to the rising new moon, I hope we made you smile today too. Shine on (dazzling symbol, galaxy, ringed planet and crescent moon emojis). Jai Bholenath (folded hands emojis).”
Sara also wrote, “Thank you @sunilarora_ @balashatrust for making today so special. People like you make the world a better, safer and happier place. Keep spreading the joy you make.” Fans praised Sara’s gesture to celebrate Sushant’s 37th birthday with the kids.
One comment read: “More power to you!! It is people like you who renew our faith in humanity.” “I am touched by this gesture, the children look so happy,” said one person. “Sara you are too good always find yourself appreciating Sushant,” one Instagram user wrote. “So sweet of you,” another fan commented. Sara and Sushant worked together in Abhishek Kapoor’s Kedarnath (2018). It was Sara’s debut film.
Earlier in the day, actor Rhea Chakraborty, who dated Sushant, had shared pictures on the occasion. Rhea shared the candid photos of the duo on Instagram, captioning the post: “(infinity sign) +1.” The first photo showed them posing behind cups. They also smiled for a selfie in the next photo.
Actor Parineeti Chopra and director Mukesh Chhabra also remembered Sushant. On Instagram, Parineeti shared a throwback photo and wrote, “Remembering you today Sush.” In the photo, Parineeti was sitting on a sofa with Sushant. Mukesh Chhabra shared a photo collage and wrote, “Happy Birthday Bhai #sushantsinghrajput.”
Sushant made his Bollywood debut with Kai Po Che and has appeared in several hit films such as MS Dhoni – The Untold Story and Chhichhore. The actor was last seen in director Mukesh Chhabra’s Dil Bechara released on OTT opposite Sanjana Sanghi. The actor was found dead at his Bandra home in Mumbai on June 14, 2020.