Senior Telugu actress Annapurna’s daughter commits suicide
The daughter of a Telugu film actress, Annapurna, allegedly committed suicide on Saturday in Hyderabad.
Police confirmed that the incident took place in the morning. The actress’ daughter, Keerthi, allegedly committed suicide at their home.
“Keerthi who is around 35 years old has committed suicide by hanging herself to death at her residence,” said KS Rao, Assistant Commissioner of Police in Banjara Hills.
According to the Banjara Hills police, the deceased, identified as Keerthi, was under medication for the last six months and was suffering from psychological problems.
“She also complained of not getting proper sleep and depression due to these illnesses might have forced her to resort to the extreme step,” police said.
It is being reported that she hung herself from the ceiling fan at her house. Kirthi, 23, was married to a software engineer Venkatakrishna since three years.
Kirthi’s husband, Venkatakrishna was travelling from Bengaluru to Hyderabad. He reached his residence at around 2 AM on Friday. He slept in the other room while his wife slept in the bedroom. He was shocked to find Kirthi hanging from the fan the next morning. He immediately called Annapurna to inform her about this incident. The actress resides in Godavari block nearby. Later, she informed the police about her daughter’s suicide.
A case has been registered under section 174 of The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (Police to enquire and report on suicide, etc.) at Banjara Hills police station in the city.