The news sent the entire industry in shock, and many colleagues came forward and expressed that they were not even aware that she had cancer in the first place. As per reports, Poonam was in her hometown in Uttar Pradesh when she passed away.
On the other hand, ETimes has exclusive info that Poonam’s bodyguard and other staff has been instructed not to come to her house. Apparently, the watchman has been told that there is no one present in the house, so no visitors will be entertained. More details on her passing are currently awaited.
Poonam Pandey’s death: Here’s what the ‘Nasha’ actress wrote about ‘life’ in her final Instagram post
While on the late actor, Poonam initiated her career as a model. She gained recognition as one of the top nine contestants in the Gladrags Manhunt and Megamodel Contest, eventually earning the opportunity to grace the cover of the magazine.
Poonam made her on-screen debut with the 2013 film “Nasha,” wherein she portrayed a teacher involved in a relationship with her student. However, the film’s poster sparked controversy, leading to a group of protesters tearing it apart and setting it on fire.
Later on, the actress made a special appearance in the song ‘Shyane Ishta Cricketettu’ in ‘Love Is Poison’. Her subsequent films included ‘Adalat’, ‘Malini & Co’, ‘Aa Gaya Hero’, ‘GST: Galti Sirf Tumhari’, and ‘The Journey of Karma’.
Poonam Pandey is known for consistently being embroiled in controversies. A photograph featuring model Poonam Pandey is alleged to have hurt religious sentiments, which triggered the protests in Kolkata. Protesters blocked roads for six hours, causing disruption in parts of Kolkata and leading the authorities to deploy security forces.
Poonam’s personal life was in the headlines when she married long-time beau Sam Bombay in a surprise ceremony. The couple frequently shared their lives on social media. However, their marriage ended shortly after it began in 2020, following Pandey’s allegations of domestic violence against Bombay.