14-year old child artist, Shivlekh Singh, who has appeared in many Hindi TV serials, passed away on Thursday, 18th July. Shivlekh’s parents and another person (identified as Naveen Singh) were injured after their car collided with the rear side of an oncoming truck, in the outskirts of Raipur. The family was heading from Bilaspur to Raipur and the accident took place in Dharsiwa area, around 3 o’clock in the afternoon. Shivlekh’s mother, Lekhna Singh, is said to be in a critical condition, while his father, Shivendra Singh has also been injured. The truck driver fled the scene of the accident, leaving his vehicle behind, and the police is attempting to trace him.
A family friend, Dhirendra Kumar Sharma revealed that Shivlekh was going to Raipur for some media interviews. A native of Janjgir-Champa district in Chattisgarh, Shivlekh had been living with his parents in Mumbai for the past ten years.
About Shivlek Singh
The popular child actor appeared in many TV shows including Sankatmochan Hanuman, Sasural Simar Ka, Agnifera and Kesari Nandan.
Shivlek Singh's picture with his mother
He also participated in various TV reality shows. He was active on Instagram, where he posted pictures of his shows, co-stars and family members.
His most recent picture was with his co-stars, from the sets of Kesari Nandan, where he was celebrating the completion of 100 episodes. The Sasural Simar Ka actor wrote wrote: “100 episode's complete.. How day's have passed so fast don't understand,And reached the completion of 100 Episodes, With my near and dear ones.... Congrat….” On hearing the tragic news, Shivlekh’s fans started posting messages on social media, praying for the young actor and his family. A fan on Twitter, Barkha Palve, wrote, “Rip #shivlekhsingh aka Pappu from #kesarinandan One of my favorites you will always be rest in peace kiddo”