Television actor Sasikumar from the South entertainment industry committed suicide on Wednesday (October 23). Reportedly, the actor hung himself from a tree branch near Jolarpet railway station. According to a report in Times of India, the 43-year-old Sasikumar, who is a resident of Valasaravakkam, had left his home and lied to his wife, telling her that he was going to Bangalore. He had, in fact, boarded a bus to Vellore and had alighted near Ambur. From there, he went to Jolarpet railway station, where he killed himself. People, who witnessed the incident, informed the cops and the railway officials. Tamil Nadu Suicide Case: Young Couple Found Dead Inside Parked Car in Salem After They Consumed Poison
The reason for Sasikumar's suicide is yet unknown. However, it is speculated that the actor took such a huge step due to the financial crisis. Even the cops informed the leading daily that the actor was depressed due to financial problems. Sasikumar is survived by his wife Ragavi and a young daughter. TikTok Addiction: Mother of Two Children From Tamil Nadu Commits Suicide On Short Video-Making App
The daily quoted an investigation officer as, "We are inquiring to find the reason behind his extreme decision. We are also verifying to find if he had any other issues apart from financial crisis." Sasikumar body was then taken to a nearby (in Jolarpet) government hospital for autopsy. The case is now registered in the local station.