Karthikeyan's suicide: Nandhini accuses husband of having extramarital affair

Popular television actor Nandhini's husband Karthikeyan committed suicide at a lodge in Virugambakkam on Monday. Karthikeyan has left behind a suicide note in which he blamed his father-in-law for his end. But Nandhini accused him of having extramarital affair.

She was quoted as saying, "Nobody, including my parents, knew about an incident so far. He had an affair with some other girl, who committed suicide. And the police had arrested him. But, I didn't tell anyone. I told others that he had gone to Dubai. All the secrets that I had buried in my heart are now coming out because of him." The couple entered the wedlock last year.

According to Nandhini, Karthikeyan, who owned a gym, was under huge financial crisis. He had allegedly cheated people, promising for government jobs. She said, "He was very upset as people were pressuring him to return his money. I used to give him pep talk time and again and even told him that we could be together again once he sorts out all the problems. I was even giving him money from my earnings without telling anyone."

Karthikeyan committed suicide by consuming poison at a lodge in Virugambakkam, Chennai on Monday. The couple tied the knot last year in Madurai. On Tuesday morning, he was found dead.

When Karthikeyan did not come out of the lodge for a long time, it raised alarm and an employee of the lodge peeped into the room and found him lying unconscious. Karthikeyan consumed poison by mixing with cold drinks. Nandhini was his second wife. As per report, the couple had some issues and following which the actor went to her parents’ home.

The cops are currently investigating the case. Karthikeyan, owned a gym while Nandhini,  popularly known as 'Mynaa', appeared in Vijay TV's Saravanan Meenakshi serial.

Nadhini has also worked in films like Sivakarthikeyan's Kedi Billa Killadi Ranga and Arulnidhi's Vamsam.