The police, who initially treated it as a death under suspicious circumstances, later found a suicide note. She reportedly wrote that she was fed up with her lonely life, saying that this was not the life she was aspiring for.
Rajesh, who hails from the neighbouring Kollam district killed Sindhu, 50, at Vazhayila near Peroorkada on the busy Ponmudi road in the city around 9am on Thursday.
She was found dead on the sets of a TV serial in Vasai, Mumbai, on Saturday. According to media reports, she has committed suicide. A police investigation has started but the reason behind this extreme step is still not clear.
According to local media reports, Dr Maha Shah shot herself after a domestic dispute with her father. She locked herself in the washroom and took her life with a 9mm pistol. Police confiscated the weapon used in the “suicide” as evidence.
“He was in love with a girl but her father turned down his marriage proposal repeatedly after which Shahzad was really depressed and he committed suicide,” the victim’s brother Sajjad said in a complaint he had filed.
“I don’t know what he will say about me if I die...I suffered a lot... at last, I was able to slap him once, had I not done that I would be doing wrong to my conscience. Suhail, his mother and his father are criminals. They must get maximum punishment."