Popular Indian actress, Naga Jhansi took her life at her home in Hyderabad today, according to police.
The 21-year-old was found in her flat in an apartment complex in Sri Nagar colony in the city.
According to the police, the actor was alone in the flat at the time of the incident.
Her brother Durga Prasad alerted the neighbours when she did not respond to repeated knocks on the door. They broke open the door and found her dead.
Her body was moved to government-run Gandhi Hospital for an autopsy and a case was registered in the Punjagutta police station.
Jhansi acted in different serials including Pavitra Bandhan on MAA TV. She had gained popularity in a short period of time because of the show.
Media reports suggest that Jhansi’s relatives told the police that she was in love with a man, who was a distant relative, and her family did not approve of the relationship, which left her depressed.
Jhansi’s mobile phone has been seized and police are examining the call data and chat records to ascertain more details. The police said that a case has been registered and further details were awaited