Pratyusha Banerjee aka Anandi, who won hearts with the popular show Balika Vadhu hung herself to death in her Kandivili home. This has shocked the television industry, who are still coming to terms with the loss of one of their most prominent names. The reasons for Pratyusha’s taking her life is known. She was taken to Kokilaben Hospital in Andheri, and was joined by her mother and friends and co-actors, Kamya Punjabi and Priya Malik. Police investigations are on to see if Pratyusha was undergoing depression. Also Read: Pratyusha Banerjee dead! Twitterati react to the suicide of Balika Vadhu actress

It was reported that Pratyusha was going through a turbulent relationship  with her boyfriend Rahul and had approached the police too a few days ago on the grounds of domestic violence. Pratyusha had also made an appearance on Big Boss 7. B-Town and the television industry took to social media to express their shock at the 23-year-old actress’ death. Pratyusha was barely out of school when she landed the plum role on Balika Vadhu, which immediately catapulted her to the hearts of the television viewing public. There was no comment from Pratyusha’s kin. It is noted that Pratyusha’s topsy-turvy fortunes in the recent past had also taken a toll on her mental health. Also Read: Pratyusha Banerjee is all set to marry actor-producer Rahul Raj Singh!

Pratyusha also participated in Jhalak Dhikla Aaja and in the last few years, made several blink and miss appearances. Along with Rahul, she had participated in the Sony TV show, Power Couple where things looked rosy. The truth though is far from it and it is cruel abrupt end to a young, promising life.