Kishore Das (1991–2022) was an Indian actor, model, dancer and former IT engineer, who worked primarily in the Assamese entertainment industry. He is known for his work in Assamese TV serials like Bidhata (2019), Bandhan (2020), and Nerekha Phagun (2021). He died on 2 July 2022 at Apollo Hospitals, Chennai after battling cancer for almost a year.
Kishore Kumar Das was born on Saturday 23 November 1991.age 30 years; at the time of death) Mirza, in Kamrup Rural, Assam. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.
He did his graduation in Engineering (Computer Hardware and Networking) at Dakshin Kamrup College (DKC), Mirza (2015).
Height (approx.): 5′ 8″
Weight (approx): 75 kg
Hair Color: black
Eye Colour: black
Body Measurements (Approx.): Chest 38″ Waist 32 Biceps 14
Kishore’s father’s name is Deben Das and mother’s name is Nalini Bala Das. He had a brother named Dipankar Das. He also had a sister.
affairs / girlfriend
According to his Facebook account, he was in a relationship with someone.
He followed Hinduism.
as an engineer
Kishor Das started his career as an IT Engineer in Prague News on 2 November 2013. He worked there till 21 February 2015 and later joined Assam Talks as an IT Engineer. He has also worked as IT Engineer in Ajanta Pharma, Palasbari.
as a sample
She started her modeling career in 2015.
She participated in various fashion shows and model hunts like Mr & Miss Kolong Nagaon 2015, Fashion Wizard Mega Model Hunt 2016 (Second Runner-up), and Mr & Miss South Kamrup Fashion Show 2016.
In 2021, she walked the ramp at Eastern Style Week as a showstopper.
as an actor
Kishore Das acted in various Assamese TV serials such as Bidhata (2019), Bandhan (2020), and Nerekha Phagun (2021), which aired on Guwahati-based regional channels.
movies and short films
In 2016, he acted in the Assamese film Rough and Tough.
He was last seen in the Assamese film Dada Tumi Dhulo Bor (2021), a romantic comedy directed by Sameer Buragohain. He also worked in many short films.
reality TV shows
Kishore Das also contested in reality TV shows like Dance India Dance and India’s Got Talent.
Kishor acted in over 300 Assamese music videos, including Kolijte Rakhisu by Gargi Das, Mon Jure Tumi Jurale by Daiji Das and Som Gole Saba by Kasturi Sharan.
In 2017, he was featured in the music video of the Assamese song Turut Turut. The video of the song was one of the number 1 most viewed videos of Assam in 2017.
She also promoted various brands like Power Gummies and Gardenia Soaps on Instagram. He has also done several posts on Instagram in association with Imperial Blue India.
Kishore was the founder of the YouTube channel Kishore Das Raw Videos, on which he uploaded his reels and promo videos. The channel was created on 5th December 2013 and has around 31k subscribers.
- Best Photogenic Award at the Fashion Wizard Mega Model Hunt (2016)
- Best Photogenic Award at Mr & Miss Kolong Nagaon (2015)
- Candidate Young Achievement Award (2019)
- Asianet Icon Award for Most Popular Actor (2020-2021)
Kishore Das died at the age of 30 on 2 July 2022 at Apollo Hospitals, Chennai. He was suffering from cancer (stage 4) for almost a year and was undergoing treatment at the Health City Hospital in Chennai since March 2021. According to some media reports, he had also contracted COVID-19, due to which his health condition deteriorated and he died. His last rites were performed on 2 July in Chennai. Following his untimely death, many popular film, television and political figures mourned his death. Assamese actress Megharanjani Medhi shared a picture of Das on her Instagram account with the caption,
Gone too soon brother.”
In his post, he also mentioned that Kishor was an outstanding actor of his fraternity who fought till his last breath. She further wrote that Kishor will be one of the brightest stars in the sky and the Assam entertainment industry will miss him. Atul Bora, a politician from Assam also took to Twitter to condole Kishor’s death. He tweeted,
Deeply saddened by the untimely demise of popular actor Kishor Das. I went to meet him while he was undergoing treatment in Guwahati. Never thought he would leave us so soon. I pray to God for his soul to rest in peace and express my condolences to the bereaved family and friends.”
A few weeks before his death, Kishor shared a picture of himself from the hospital on Instagram. Through the post, he updated his fans about his health. He wrote,
This is my fourth cycle of chemotherapy. You would think it is easy but unfortunately it is not. During this I have many side effects like fatigue, nausea, dizziness, body weakness, vomiting etc. I can’t take any other medicine without asking my doctor. You know, the reality during a stage 4 colon cancer diagnosis, and especially chemotherapy, is nothing quite the same.”
- Citation: Never change your originality for the sake of others because no one can play your role better than you in this world.
Facts / Trivia
- He liked to listen to music and travel in his spare time.
- He was well versed in four languages- English, Hindi, Assamese and Sanskrit.
- An avid dog lover, Kishore had a pet dog.
- His friends and family fondly called him Shyam.
- Kishore owned a Hyundai i10 Grand and a Royal Enfield.
- He had his ears pierced.
- He was a fitness enthusiast and went to the gym every day.
- The teenager had a pirate compass tattooed on his left ankle. He got another tattoo done on his right wrist.
- He was an ardent follower of Lord Ganesha.
- Kishore followed a non-vegetarian diet.