Hyderabad, September 11
Devaraj Reddy on Thursday surrendered himself earlier than police within the suicide case of Telugu tv actor Kondapalli Sravani.
Devaraj, who’s dealing with allegations within the case, reached SR Nagar Police Station and gave himself up.
Circle Inspector V. Narasimha Reddy stated on the path of the police, Devaraj reached Hyderabad from Kakinada and appeared earlier than them.
The 26-year-old TV actor was discovered lifeless at her home in Madhuranagar on Tuesday evening. Police stated she hanged herself after her members of the family objected her friendship to Devaraj.
The members of the family, nevertheless, alleged that she took the intense step resulting from harassment by Devaraj.
Based on the criticism lodged by Sravani’s dad and mom, a case underneath Section 306 (Abetment to suicide) of Indian Penal Code was registered towards Devaraj.
However, the case took a brand new flip after Devaraj alleged that one Sai Krishna Reddy is chargeable for Sravani’s suicide. He claimed that Sravani telephoned him to complain that her members of the family and Sai Krishna Reddy have been torturing her.
Sai Krishna Reddy, nevertheless, denied the allegations. He stated he’s a household buddy of Sravani however he isn’t chargeable for her suicide.
Police stated they may file the statements of Devaraj and Sravani’s members of the family.
According to police, the members of the family had pulled up Sravani for once more shifting round with Devaraj Reddy and after an argument along with her mom and brother over the problem late Tuesday evening she went into her room and hanged herself.
Sravani, who additionally hailed from Andhra Pradesh, had come to Hyderabad with household eight years in the past and was working in TV serials.
She got here into contact with Devaraj by way of TikTok few months in the past and their friendship developed into love.
Devaraj Reddy was arrested on a criticism by Sravani’s members of the family in June that he was pestering her to marry him.
Sravani’s household stated he was harassing her for cash. They stated he had threatened to publish on social media her private images and movies. Devaraj had agreed to delete the images on fee of Rs 1 lakh, they usually had paid the cash in installments by way of Google Pay.
However, he allegedly continued to harass her even after receiving Rs 1 lakh and he or she lodged a criticism towards him at SR Nagar police station on June 22.
The police, nevertheless, claimed that there was no point out of movies and pictures within the criticism.
Sravani had performed roles in well-liked serials like “Manasu Mamatha” and “Mounaragam”. IANS