Actor Sai Prashanth Commits Suicide!! He acted in several movies and serial !! R.I.P SIR !!
A 30-year-old popular Tamil television artiste allegedly committed suicide at his residence in Valasarawakkam on Sunday.
Police sources said S Sai Prashanth mixed poison in his drinks and consumed them. He was found dead at his residence in Ganga Nagar 2nd Street.
The reason for his suicide, however, is not clear. Investigations revealed that he was divorced from his first wife and married again less than three months ago. Police suspect depression to be the reason behind his taking the extreme step.
Valasaravakkam Police have secured his body and moved it to the Kilpauk Medical College Hospital (KMCH) for post mortem.
His parents, based in Hosur have been informed and they are on their way to the city, police said.
The actor has also acted in about 10 feature films. His mother Lalitha S Subash is the former vice president of Tamil Nadu BJP unit and was a member of the Censor Board.
Sai Prashanth was a well known personality in both film as well as television industry. Starting off as a VJ on a popular Tamil music channel, he shifted to serials wherein he acted as a character artist.
Among the serials he’s acted in include Annamalai, Selvi and Arasi. He subsequently acted in a couple of films, including in Mundhinam Paar-theney (2010), Neram (2013), Thegidi (2014) and Vadacurry (2014).
He also was a Sun Music VJ for some time. He had participated in reality dance shows, including Jodi No 1 and hosted television shows like Dil Dil Manadhil among others.