Suhani Bhatnagar
Suhani Bhatnagar as young Babita Phogat in film Dangal Image Credit: Archive

Bollywood actress Suhani Bhatnagar, who shared screen with Aamir Khan in his film Dangal, passed away on Saturday in Delhi, according to media reports. She was 19 years old.

Suhani played the role of young Babita Phogat in Amir Khan’s film.

According to media reports doing the rounds, Suhani untimely passed away on Saturday morning after battling an illness.

It was reported that Suhani was undergoing treatment at All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) in the national capital after she was battling illness caused due to a reaction from medication.

She had been getting treated for fluid accumulation in her body.

According to reports, her final rites will be taking place in Faridabad’s Ajronda crematorium.

A promotional photo of the film Dangal

Aamir mourns death

Reacting instantly to the news, Aamir Khan Productions took to social media to express the actor's heartfelt condolences.

"We are deeply saddened to hear about our Suhani passing away," said the statement. "Our heartfelt condolences to her mother Poojaji, and the entire family. Such a talented young girl, such a team player, 'Dangal' would have been incomplete without Suhani."

It concluding by saying: "Suhani, you will always remain a star in our hearts. May you rest in peace."