Model and TV actress Kritika Choudhary was found dead in her Andheri West apartment yesterday. The police suspect that the 23-year-old was murdered in her apartment. A complaint was launched by her neighbors due to foul smell emitting from her flat.
Kritika was originally from Haridwar and was a struggling actress in Mumbai.
The incident came to light at around 3:45 pm when Choudhary’s neighbours complained of foul smell emanating from her flat and informed police.
She was found dead under mysterious circumstances at her residence today, police said.
Accidental Death Report has been filed by police and her body has been sent for autopsy for further investigation.
After getting the information, Amboli police rushed to the spot and broke open the door which was locked from outside for the last three-four days, an official said.
After entering her flat, police found a decomposed body of a woman, who was later identified as Choudhary, he said.
The officer on the case told IBT, “The AC of the room was on so that smell could not come out soon. We believe she was murdered three to four days back, today foul smell started emitting.”
According to reports, Kritika got her first television break in Ekta Kapoor’s “Parichay” (2011) but wasn’t apparently happy with the role, later, the 27-year-old bagged a small role in the 2013 movie “Rajjo”, starring Kangana Ranaut.
More details in the case are awaited.