Kannada TV actress Shruthi commits suicide


A 25-year-old Kannada television actor Shruthi hangs herself to death at her friend’s residence in Kachohalli, Nelamangala, early on Tuesday.

Shruthi, who was married to city-based businessman Umesh was living in Harohalli on Kanakapura Road. The actress starred in the Kannada serial ‘Avanu Matthu Shravani’.

According to the report, on Monday night Shruthi went to her friend’s her friend Shrikanth's house for a party. At the party, Shruthi and her long time friend entered into a brawl. She got upset over the fight and locked herself in a room and later hung herself from the ceiling.

It is said that Shrikanth kept knocking the door but there were no response. When Shruthi did not open the door, Shrikanth and his friends broke the door and found her body around 2:30 am.

They immediately contacted Madanayakanahalli police and the body was sent for autopsy. No external injuries were found on the deceased’s body.

Meanwhile, Shruti's husband has now filed a case against Shrikanth accusing Shrikanth of murdering his wife. The Madanayakanahalli police have registered a case of abetment to suicide against Shrikanth.