Telugu comedian Vijay Sai found dead under mysterious circumstances

Updated: 11 December, 2017 17:27 IST | mid-day online correspondent | Mumbai

Telugu comedian Vijay Sai found dead in mysterious circumstances at his residence in Banjara Hills in Hyderabad, police suspect suicide as the actor was being treated for depression

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Vijay Sai. Pic/Twitter account of Satish Jadda

Telugu actor and comedian Vijay Sai has been found dead under mysterious circumstances. According to a report in Hindustan Times ,  

Vijay Sai was found dead at his residence in Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, on Monday morning. While reports claim the actor has committed suicide, the police are yet to confirm this. The incident reportedly occurred between 4 and 5 am.

The comedian was well know for his roles in films such as Nuvve Kavali, Bommarillu, Swathi Keertanam and more.

Local media reported that the actor took this step as he was not getting work in films anymore. However, the police have not confirmed the same and are investigating the case. For now, the death is being treated as suspicious and the police are also checking if there was a family dispute. It was also reported that the actor was being treated for depression.

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First Published: 11 December, 2017 16:10 IST

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