MUMBAI: A 28-year-old aspiring TV actor allegedly committed suicide in suburban Andheri Wednesday, the police said.
Rahul Dixit, the deceased, hanged himself at his house in Lokhandwala Complex early in the morning, a police officer said.
His family members found that he had hanged himself from the ceiling of bedroom using a bed sheet, and took him to a nearby hospital.
However, he was declared dead before arrival, the official said.
No suicide note was found and the reason for the extreme step was yet to be ascertained, he said.
An accidental death report has been registered at Oshiwara police station.
Rahul’s family has demanded a thorough probe into the incident.
Dismissed reports of his son committing suicide, Mahesh Dixit posted a series of messages on Facebook and accused a girl named Rupali Kashyap to be behind the death of his son.
“”Iss duniya ko kyun chor ke chala gaya Rahul (Why did you leave the world Rahul?). Rupali Kashyap ne tere ko maar dala (Rupali Kashyap killed you). Mahesh also claimed that several injury marks were found on his son’s body.