In another case of celebrity death, Jayashree Ramaiah, a Kannada actress and former Bigg Boss Kannada contestant, was found dead in her residence on Monday afternoon.
Jayashree, who had been battling with depression, died by suicide on Sunday night, according to reports.
Her death has sent shockwaves in the Kannada film industry, with many celebrities grieving her loss.
The actor had previously acknowledged her battle with depression publicly.
On July 22, 2020, Ramaiah had shared a new post on her Facebook account saying, “I quit. Goodbye to this f*****g world and depression”, which drew the attention of the netizens. However, she later deleted the post.
On July 25, Jayashree went ‘Live’ on her social media and mentioned, “I am not doing all of this for publicity sake. I am not expecting financial help from Sudeep sir as well. I am only expecting my death as I am unable to battle depression. I am financially strong but depressed. I have been going through a lot of personal issues. I have been betrayed since childhood and unable to overcome it.” (sic)
” I am a loser I need mercy killing,” she had said.