South actress Soundarya was 7 months pregnant when she died in a plane crash

Apr 17, 2018, 17:30 IST

Soundarya: She was killed when the aircraft carrying them to Andhra Pradesh to campaign for the BJP crashed minutes after it took off from Jakkur airfield near Bangalore in 2004. Soundarya's producer-brother Amarnath, who accompanied her also died in the crash. Eyewitnesses said seconds after the single-engine four-seater Cessna 180 cleared the runway and attained a height of 100 ft, it banked to the left and crashed into the campus of the University of Agricultural Sciences. The aircraft burst into flames and the bodies were charred beyond recognition. Soundary was 7 months pregnant when she died

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On Soundarya's 14th death anniversary, here is a look at all famous celebrities who met a tragic end in a plane crash just like the south Indian actress,  who was the female lead opposite Amitabh Bachchan in the 1999 Hindi film Sooryavansham