Updated January 6th, 2024 at 16:00 IST

Old video of Animal actor Manjot Singh saving a girl from dying by suicide surfaces online | WATCH

Animal actor Manjot Singh has shared an old video of him saving a girl from dying by suicide. The video has now gone viral and is being praised by netizens.

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[Trigger Warning: This article contains references to suicide/death. Reader's discretion is strictly advised.]

In an inspiring event, a video that surfaced recently showcased the Animal actor, Manjot Singh, saving an 18-year-old girl from attempting suicide by jumping off a building. Singh himself shared the video and penned a long note on his Instagram.

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Manjot Singh’s heroic act of saving a girl

Manjot gained recognition for his role as one of Ranbir Kapoor's cousins in Animal. Before entering the world of cinema, Singh was a fourth-year BTech student at Sharda University in Greater Noida, where the incident took place during his college days. The 2019 video captures the moment when Singh intervened to save the girl's life.


While sharing the video, Manjot wrote on his Instagram, “this happened in 2019 a girl was committing SUICIDE and by the grace of god i was able to save her i was in right place at the right time. We all face problems and hardships. Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.” Watch the viral video here…

When Manjot addressed his heroic incident

In an old interview, Singh recounted the incident and revealed that the girl threatened to jump if approached. Taking a cautious approach, he initiated a conversation, inquiring about any troubles she might be facing. Despite his efforts, the girl jumped as he moved closer.


Following this life-saving act, Manjot Singh received recognition from Delhi's Sikh community, who pledged to cover his coaching fees for the civil services examination.

On the other hand, Animal marks Sandeep Reddy Vanga's third directorial venture succeeding Arjun Reddy and Kabir Singh. The movie explores the tumultuous father-son relationship, exploring themes of bloodshed and vengeance. Starring Ranbir Kapoor, Bobby Deol, Rashmika Mandanna, Triptii Dimri, and Anil Kapoor, the film was released on December 1.


Published January 6th, 2024 at 15:57 IST