Poonam Pandey Passes Away at 32 Due to Cervical Cancer, Instagram Post Declares

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In a shocking turn of events, model and actress Poonam Pandey has passed away at the young age of 33. Pandey’s family confirmed the tragic news via an Instagram post shared on her official account.

The post announced that Pandey died of cervical cancer earlier today. It requested privacy for the family as they grieve her sudden demise.

Instagram Post Declares Her Dead

As soon as the news broke, fans flooded the post with comments expressing disbelief. Many wondered if the account had been hacked. Several hoped it was a distasteful marketing gimmick rather than the truth.

The official statement shared read, “This morning brings immense sorrow. We regretfully inform you of the loss of our beloved Poonam to cervical cancer. She touched all lives with utmost love and compassion. We request privacy to mourn her memories.”

The announcement left her legions of followers shell-shocked. Pandey enjoyed immense popularity as a model and social media influencer. She amassed over 2.6 million followers on Instagram with her bold photoshoots.

Who Was Poonam Pandey?

Poonam Pandey, born on March 11, 1991, in New Delhi, shot to national fame in 2011 for her bold promise to strip naked if the Indian cricket team won the World Cup. While she did not ultimately go through with the provocative claim, it catapulted the model into the limelight and won her legions of followers across social media platforms.

Poonam Pandey
Poonam Pandey

After her first viral moment, Poonam capitalized on her fame by participating in reality shows like Bigg Boss and featuring in steamy shoots for magazines like FHM. She forayed into films in 2013, making her Bollywood debut with the erotic thriller Nasha. Over the years, she acted in small roles in regional cinema like Telugu, Kannada and Tamil movies.

Poonam Pandey Got Divorced in 2020

In 2020, she married her longtime boyfriend Sam Bombay in a private ceremony but filed charges of assault against him just a week after their wedding. Their turbulent relationship ended in divorce soon after.

A couple of Days Back, Poonam Pandey had Parties in Goa

Poonam Pandey had Parties in Goa

Just days before her untimely demise, Poonam had been actively posting fun updates from Goa where she was partying and shooting. The sudden loss of the controversial internet sensation-turned-actress has left her fans shellshocked.

As they mourn her death, Poonam’s larger-than-life persona and unforgettable career will be remembered for pushing boundaries and redefining boldness.

Poonam Pandey FAQ

What was the cause of Poonam Pandey’s death?

Poonam Pandey passed away due to cervical cancer, as confirmed by a statement shared on her official Instagram account.

How old was Poonam Pandey?

Poonam Pandey was 32 years old at the time of her death in February 2024. She was born on March 11, 1991.

Was Poonam Pandey married?

Yes, Poonam was briefly married to Sam Bombay in 2020 but filed for divorce just weeks after their wedding alleging assault.

What TV shows has Poonam Pandey been a part of?

Poonam Pandey participated in the first season of the TV reality show Lock Upp, hosted by Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut.

How did Poonam Pandey gain fame?

Poonam Pandey gained fame after she promised to strip if India won the 2011 Cricket World Cup final, which garnered widespread attention across social media platforms.

Where had Poonam Pandey been shortly before her death?

Reports say Poonam had been partying and shooting in Goa just days before her shocking cancer death at 32.