Hubby Hemanth arrested in Chitra’s death case

Actor VJ Chitra’s husband Hemnath has been arrested by the police on the grounds of alleged abetment to suicide, nearly a week after her death.

The couple married each other a few months ago and her mother had accused Hemanth the reason behind Chitra’s death.

Sources said that Hemanth had expressed anger on seeing Chitra enacting a few scenes in her show and had also pushed her on the day of her death.

Chitra, is popular for her role as Mullai in the serial Pandian Stores.

She was found dead at a hotel room in Chennai’s Nazrathpet on 9 December 2020. Her final social media update was posted late on 8 December night.  She had shared a picture of herself from a photoshoot, and captioned it with a smiling face emoji.