Mumbai: TV actress Pratyusha Banerjee, known for her role of adult Anandi in the serial “Balika Vadhu”, who had allegedly committed suicide here on Friday was in an unhappy relationship with her boyfriend.
Pratyusha hanged herself from a fan at her Kandivali residence but was detected and taken to the Kokilaben Ambani Hospital where she succumbed.
Hailing from Jharkhand, the 24-year-old Pratyusha catapulted to fame with her role in “Balika Vadhu” between 2010-2013.
She was later seen in the reality dance show “Jhalak Dikhla Ja-5”, “Bigg Boss-7” and hosted some episodes of “Savdhan India”, and recently appeared in “Sasural Simar Ka”.
Reports claimed that the 24-year-old actress was in an unhappy relationship with her boyfriend Rahul Raj Singh.
According to the news reported in Zee News, her last whatsapp status read- ”Marke bhi muh na tuzse modana”. (even after death won’t be turning my face away from you) with a smiley.
Police are investigating the probable cause that may have spurred Pratyusha to resort to the extreme step.