Poonam Pandey, the online sensation and social media star, passed away, as claimed by her social media team on her Instagram account. She was 32. On Thursday night, actor-model Poonam Pandey succumbed to cervical cancer, according to a post from her official Instagram account. The news was initially met with shock and scepticism, but was later confirmed by Poonam’s team in an interview with News18, stating, ‘She passed away last night.’ Poonam’s manager, Parul Chawla, also confirmed the model’s death to ANI.
Poonam Pandey Instagram Announces Heart-Breaking News
Sharing with folded hands and a heart emoji, Poonam Pandey’s Instagram account conveyed the heartbreaking news, stating,
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Confirming the news to News18, her team stated, ‘She passed away last night.’
Poonam Pandey, who participated in the reality show Lock Upp season 1 hosted by Kangana Ranaut in 2022, shared her final Instagram post from a party in Goa just three days ago. She had posted a video capturing moments from the bash.
A fan expressed scepticism writing, “Is this post real or just for fun? Hope it’s not fake.” Another fan questioned, “Is this for real, or is it some kind of promotion for an upcoming project?”
Poonam Pandey’s Journey to Stardom
Poonam Pandey, who shared her perspective on the Maldives-Lakshadweep row and cancelled a shoot to express support, recently hosted parties in Goa. Known for her roles in Kannada and Telugu films like ‘Love Is Poison’ and ‘Malini & Co.,’ her Bollywood debut was in Amit Saxena’s 2013 film ‘Nasha.’
She also ventured into TV with participation in Season 1 of the reality show ‘Lock Upp.’ Recognized for bold photoshoots, Poonam, who passed away, amassed a substantial social media following. Rising to fame in 2011, she pledged to strip for Team India if they won the ICC Cricket World Cup.