Ex Big Boss contestant Pavitra Punia was seen dishearten after listening to the news of the untimely death of Siddharth Shukla, and took to her social media account to share her condolences to the family and rumored girlfriend Shehnaaz after the cremation in an interview Pavitra stated that “Aaj main jab Shehnaaz ko dekthi hoon, toh rooh kaanp jaati hai. People dream of having a pure bond like they had. I wouldn’t say it was dosti or boyfriend-girlfriend. Yeh rishta pati patni se kam nahin tha. After Soni-Mahiwal, Romeo-Juliet, people will remember Sidharth-Shehnaaz. Their fans are crazy about them. I was madly in love with the Shehnaaz and Sid jodi. I hope she manages, stays strong to cope with the loss.”
Not only Pavitra but other celebs also showed concern toward Shehnaaz as everyone knew how madly in love she was for Sidharth. One wrote “I feel really bad for her. She’s a kid. She’s like a small kid. Usko waqt lagega, ye cheeze accept karne mein. Shehnaaz ko dekhne ke baad mujhe ye samajh aaya ki usko waqt lagega iss cheez se nikalne mein.” On the other hand, Kavita Kaushik wrote, “The visuals of Shehnaaz distraught are sending shivers down my spine and I didn’t even know her personally,can’t imagine her and the family’s pain, can the Media please keep a responsible distance while capturing her if not giving her absolute space in this tragic time,” Other celebs like Ali Goni, Vikas Khanna, Himanshi Khurana gave strength and power to the actress
It was said earlier that the Punjabi actress also performed a short puja with family during the cremation of the actor, to this a lot of Sidnaaz fans went emotional and numb.