A Chennai model named Gaanam Nair who had gone missing on Friday has returned home.
“She was reportedly in depression. We are investigating,” said a police source to NDTV on the condition of anonymity. “We understand she had marriage related issues with her family and had some health issues as well.”
Gaanam 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. About 900 tweets referring to her case were posted on the micro-blogging site in the last 24 hours, said media reports.
Even actors like Aishwarya Rajesh had expressed concerns when Gaanam was missing. “Pls share this an help finding her .. I know her personally she is really bold girl … hope she is found soon ..,” she wrote on her Twitter page.
“#Gaanam Nair is bak home safe Thank u all for sharing,” she tweeted again following Gaanam’s return.
#Gaanam Nair is bak home safe Thank u all for sharing ???
— aishwarya rajessh (@aishu_dil) May 29, 2017
Gaanam had gone missing on Friday, she left her home in Virugambakkam on her two-wheeler but she did not make it to her destination. The same day her mobile phone was also switched off. Her father live in Delhi, while she stays with her cousins in Chennai.
Gaanam has reportedly directed several short and ad films and was also working as a model with an advertising agency, located in Chennai’s Kalpakkam. Gaanam also know as Jikki Padhoo had directed a music video titled Déjà vu.