Tunisha Sharma, a 20-year-old actor was found dead on the set of television show Ali Baba: Dastaan-E-Kabul on Saturday.
The show was being shot in Vasai in Maharashtra’s Palghar district.
Her co-star on the show Sheezan Mohammed Khan, who was charged with abetment of suicide, was arrested on Sunday morning, according to PTI news agency.
On Saturday, Tunisha Sharma was found hanging inside a washroom. The actor was declared dead after being taken to a hospital.
Police Inspector Kailash Barve said that while those present on the set said that Sharma had died by suicide, other possibilities will also be probed.
The 20-year-old actor started her career with Bharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana Pratap and later featured in shows like Chakravartin Ashoka Samrat, Gabbar Poonchwala, Sher-e-Punjab: Maharaja Ranjit Singh, Internet Wala Love and Ishq Subhan Allah, among others.
She has also been a part of films like Fitoor, Baar Baar Dekho, Kahaani 2: Durga Rani Singh, and Dabangg 3. She had played the younger Katrina Kaif in both Fitoor and Baar Baar Dekho.