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Financial problems might have driven Uday Kiran to commit suicide, suspects police

January 6, 2014 - Hyderabad

Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) West Zone V Satyanarayana said that they had not found any suicide note from the premises of Vajapeyajula Uday Kiran.

What Vishitha says

According to the DCP, Vishitha wife of Uday Kiran said that they have been staying at the flat for the past one and half years. She is an employee of Facebook went to Ella Hotel in Gachibowli to attend the birthday party of her colleague and at around 7pm her father Govind Rajan and her mother left Uday Kiran's flat for their home at Manikonda. As the party she attended was expected to go till late in the night, Uday Kiran asked his in laws to go home and he would pick her up Vishitha from their home, ACB J Ashok Kumar said. At 8pm, Uday Kiran sent an SMS to Vishitha saying 'I love you' and from there on the phone went off and finally at 9.30pm, she sent another SMS to her husband. After reaching her parents' house, she again tried to contact him but could not respond finally at midnight she along with her parents went to their flat, she told to the police.

Uses duplicate key to open

She said that she opened the door with the duplicate key and found him hanging from a rope, she said. During preliminary probe, she told the police that her husband told her ten days ago that he wanted to commit suicide and from then she was trying to cheer him up.

Police suspect financial problems

Police suspect there were some family problems in addition to the financial problems that drove Uday Kiran to take the extreme step. Police recorded the statements of the apartment's watchmen and were also trying to get the CCTV footage of the surveillance cameras on the premises. Sources said that Vishitha was the only earning member of the family and the problems were so severe that they dismissed their driver and cook a few months back.

Shifts the body to Film Chambers

The body of Uday Kiran was shifted to Film chamber on Tuesday for the fans to have last sight. The final rituals will take place at Yerragadda cremation grounds said the family members.

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