Ranbir Kapoor's lookalike Junaid Shah dies of cardiac arrest

Ranbir Kapoor’s lookalike from Kashmir, Junaid Shah passed away due to cardiac arrest. He died at his residence in Srinagar, Kashmir. No sooner the news broke out, #Ranbir became a top trend on Twitter.

Junaid’s uncanny resemblance to Ranbir Kapoor even shocked the actor’s father, late Rishi Kapoor. Sharing the picture of Junaid and Ranbir Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor had penned, "OMG. My own son has a double!!! Promise cannot make out. A good double."

Junaid aspired to be a model. He did his schooling from Delhi Public School and then completed his further studies from IIPM.

Friends, close ones expressed grief over his sudden demise. A friend of the deceased wrote on Twitter, "Today I lost my friend my neighbour Junaid Shah Left For heavenly abode. My heart goes out with the bereaved family. May Almighty Rest his soul in highest places of Jannah." May his soul rest in peace.

Here’s how his fans, close ones reacted:-

#Junaid Shah, Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor’s look-alike who made headlines couple of years back, died due to cardiac arrest his residence in Srinagar, Kashmir. Rest in Peace.

#Very sad News coming from EllahiBagh Srinagar looking alike Ranbir Kapoor Junaid Shah Has Died Due To Massive Cardiac arrest.

#Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji'un Ranbir Kapoor's doppelganger Junaid Shah, who shot to fame for his uncanny resemblance to the Bollywood actor passed away on Thursday night due to a cardiac arrest. May Allah Grant him Jannah!

#Junaid Shah, who was commonly called as Ranbir Kapoor in Kashmir becoz of his looks & face cut which resembles very much with actor #RanbirKapoor, died due to cardiac arrest early this morning at his residence in illahibagh area of Srinagar, Kashmir. May his soul rest in peace.

Ranbir's doppelganger Junaid Shah had shot to fame a couple of years back when his pictures went viral on social media.