TV Anchor Jumped Off 5th Floor


Hyderabad: An anchor with a Telugu news channel allegedly committed suicide in Hyderabad late on Sunday night. Radhika Reddy, 36, jumped off the fifth floor of her apartment building in the Moosapet area.

The police found a suicide note in Ms Reddy’s bag which said that she was depressed and “my brain is my enemy.” A case has been filed and an investigation is on.

“After her duty, she came home and at around 10.40 pm yesterday, she went to the top floor of the building and jumped. She suffered multiple injuries and died on the spot,” Kukatapally Police Station Inspector V Prasanna Kumar told.

Police say Ms Reddy and her 14-year-old son were staying with her parents since her divorce six months ago. Her son has a mental disability, says the police report.