26-year-previous Kannada playback singer Sushmitha Raje dedicated suicide by hanging herself at her mom’s home at Malagala close to Nagarabavi in Bengaluru on Monday.
In a suicide letter, Sushmitha accused her husband Sharath Kumar, software program engineer, his aunt Vydehi and his sister Geetha of torturing her over dowry.
The singer obtained married to Sharath Kumar in 2018 however variations quickly cropped up between the couple, forcing her to remain at her mom’s home. The gifted playback singer had lent her voice to movies equivalent to Srisamanya and Haalu-Thuppa.
In keeping with Deccan Herald, earlier than committing suicide, she had despatched one final message to her mom at round 1 am, nonetheless her telephone was switched off at that second. She was discovered her hanging from the ceiling by her brother at 5:30 AM on Monday morning.
Her mom has filed a case towards Sharath and his family in search of justice as they allegedly harassed her for dowry.
The singer’s dad and mom additionally knowledgeable the media about dowry allegations and acknowledged that when Sushmitha obtained married, her mom had given her 150 grams of gold, which her husband had bought to construct a home, following which she was pressured to depart the home.
The suicide note learn:
“Amma, please forgive me. Sharath (Kumar) used to torture me after listening to his mother Geetha. I have suffered for my own mistake. My in-laws Geetha, Vaidehi and Sharath are responsible for my death. They should be punished for making me take this extreme step… If I spoke a word they would tell me to get out of the house. Sharath was so stubborn, he never listened to me. I do not want to die in my husband’s house. If they are not be punished, my soul will not rest. Please bury or cremate my body in our native KR Pete and let my brother Sachin conduct the last rites. Amma, do not feel (bad) for me. Take care of Sachin who will be with you.”
In the meantime, Sushmitha’s brother Sachin spoke about his sister’s suicide to The New Indian Categorical.
“Sharath had met my sister in a cultural programme and sent some of his relatives to talk about marriage. Both families agreed and the wedding was held in July 2018. Police should arrest the accused soon. We need justice” he acknowledged.
A current report in the Worldwide Enterprise Occasions states that Sushmitha’s dad and mom have donated her eyes after the unhappy demise of their daughter.