Bollywood actor and model Poonam Pandey succumbs to cervical cancer on Friday, according to a statement shared by her manager on her official Instagram page. She was 32.
Pandey's manager Parul Chawla told media outlets that the actor was diagnosed with the last stage of cervical cancer sometime back.
"She got detected with cancer sometime back, and it was in the latter stages. She was in her hometown in Uttar Pradesh, and the funeral will mostly happen there," Pandey's manager said.
Poonam Pandey made her Bollywood debut with the 2013 film 'Nasha'. However, the actor and social media influencer gained major popularity after participating in the reality show 'Lock Upp'.
A multifaceted personality, Pandey was also known for her vibrant presence on social media platforms and philanthropic endeavors.