Popular Tamil television actress Priyanka has committed suicide as per news reports. She is known for her work in the series, Vamsam as Jothika.
The domestic help of the actress found her in the morning on 18th July, hanging from a ceiling fan. She was found dead at her residence in Valasaravakkam, Chennai. It is claimed that the actresses had a fight with her family and then she decided to take her own life.
In 2015, Priyanka married Arunbala, a basketball coach but had separation with her husband a couple of months ago due to a dispute. She had no kids which may have been a conflicting point in her life.
The actual reason that led the actress to take her own life is still unknown.
Priyanka’s body has been sent for postmortem to Government Kilpauk Hospital and an investigation will be started.
There has been a series of suicide in the Tamil industry in the recent past. Sabarna, known television actress, and host also committed suicide in her home. She also left a note stating the reason for her suicide is the never-ending struggle. It led her to take her own life. Similarly, Sai Prashanth, is another television actor whose depression led him to commit suicide.