Small-time actress Kritika Choudhary (30) was found dead under mysterious circumstances at her residence in suburban Andheri today, police said. Police suspect it to be a case of murder, an investigating official said. The incident came to light at around 3:45 pm when Choudhary’s neighbours complained of foul smell emanating from her flat and informed police. Choudhary was a resident of Bhairavnath Society in Char Bungalow area in Andheri West.
After getting the information, Amboli police rushed to the spot and broke open the door which was locked from outside for the last three-four days, an official said. After entering her flat, police found a decomposed body of a woman, who was later identified as Choudhary, he said.
The police was earlier considering the death as a suspicious one and the body was sent for autopsy. She was living in Amboli area of Mumbai and has appeared in Kangana Ranaut-starrer Rajjo and a Balaji television show called Parichay. “Around 3.45pm on Monday, the Amboli police received a call stating that a foul smell was coming from a room in Bhairvanath SRA society near the Regional Transport Office (RTO) office at Four Bungalows. The police opened the door and found the decomposed body of a lady aged 25-30 years. Prima facie an accidental death report has been taken in the matter and investigation is underway,” said Rashmi Karandikar, Mumbai police spokesperson.
It’s strange how nobody was worried about her whereabouts for three days!
The body has been sent for the post-mortem, which will reveal the exact reason her death.