Remembering Sushant, Sophie shared, “We have lost an incredible artist, a very special human being. It’s a loss that feels so personal whether you knew him or not. May his legacy be to inspire people to chase their dreams, whatever they are, regardless of where they are from. Shine on bright star. In these difficult times may we connect with each other, spread love, light & be kind with our thoughts & words.”
On the 13
th day after Sushant’s demise, the actor’s family announced in a stated that they have decided to start a foundation in Sushant’s name and will also make a memorial at his childhood home in Patna. “To honour his memory and legacy, the family has decided to set up Sushant Singh Rajput Foundation (SSRF) to support young talents in areas close to his heart – cinema, science and sports. His childhood home in Rajiv Nagar, Patna will be turned into a memorial. We will put his personal memorabilia and belongings there, that include thousands of books, telescope, flight simulator etc, for his fans and admirers,” read the family’s statement.