A Chennai model named Gaanam Nair aka Jikki Padhoo who had gone missing on Friday has returned home. “She was said to be in depression. We are investigating,” police officials said.
Her family had filed a missing person report after they failed to contact her since 26 May 2017.
A native of Delhi Gaanam Nair, a small-time model and marketing manager at a salon in Nungambakam, has been staying in Chennai for past 15 years with her aunt.
Her mobile phone was switched off, cops said. Police probe has revealed that she left from Virugambakkam to Nungambakkam but didn’t return home.
Gaanam Nair is a known face in showbiz in Chennai and her friends and family had started an online campaign circulating her picture and details on social media seeking for a clue that leads to finding her whereabouts. Even actors like Aishwarya Rajesh had expressed concerns when Gaanam was missing.
Gaanam, a 28-year-old marketing manager and model based out of Chennai, has been living with her relatives with her dad being based in Delhi.