Former Indian Captain M.S. Dhoni was shattered on hearing the news about the death of Sushant Singh Rajput. Though he has not issued any official reaction, Neeraj Pandey, the Director of the movie ‘MS Dhoni: The Untold Story’, said that Dhoni was shattered when he was informed about the death of Sushant Singh. During the shooting of the film, Sushant had moved very closely with Dhoni and his family, with his coaches and childhood friends too.
Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli, cricketers Rohit Sharma and Sachin Tendulkar took to Twitter to express their grief. Current Team India cricket coach Ravi Shastri also tweeted that he was shocked due to the tragic passing away of Sushant Singh and that a life brimming with promise and possibilities had ended abruptly.