Rekha Thapa, the Napalese actress is announced dead few hours ago after she collapsed in her residence.
According to Dr. Nasir Iqbal, the Nepali actress cum model was rushed to the Norvic International Hospital in Kathmandu, Nepal but died shortly just during when the doctors were attending to her.
The cause of her death is not immediately known as autopsy report is yet to be released,- Dr Nasir added.
So far the best guess could be cardiac arrest.
Her death comes with a big shock as many describe it as very unfortunate and prematured.
Rekha was born to father Prem Thapa and mother Saraswati Thapa in 21st August 1982 in Salakpur of Morang district in Nepal.
Her passion for glamour field forced her to shift to Kathmandu once she completed her school level education.
She had enrolled to study Humanities and Social Sciences in Higher Secondary Level but she decided to leave study for the sake of her career and personal growth.
She was interested in acting ever since she watched the first movie Laxmipuja starring Shreekrishna and Kristi Mainali in Jaljala Theater.
Rekha Thapa is a Nepali actress, model and film maker.
It has been 15 years since her first movie appearance and the gallant actress Rekha Thapa was still dominating the Nepali film industry with her charisma and beauty.
The strong sex appeal and hot pictures featured in cover of Wave magazine had increased her fan following in facebook as well as Twitter account.
She was among the few Nepali heroine who had dared to take risk as a producer and she regularly made movies through Rekha Entertainment, her own production house.
Her fans also know her as a love guru who provided counselling on love related problems through National Weekly- Kantipur Saptahik.
She was a top ten finalist for Miss Nepal in 1999.
Two years later she made her movie debut in Chhabiraj Ojha’s Hero.
Our condolence to the bereaved family and friends.
Rest in peace, Rekha.