Kannada small-screen actress ends life, leaves behind 4-page death note
Bengaluru, September 30, 2021
Noted Kannada small-screen actress Soujanya was found dead in an apartment near Doddabele village on the outskirts of Bengaluru city in neighbouring Ramnagar district on Thursday.
Soujanya left a four-page death note before taking the extreme step of allegedly dying by suicide. She claimed that her mental state was not good and she could not take it anymore. The police have yet to ascertain the exact reason for the alleged suicide.
Her death note read: "I am really sorry for doing this. Pappa I love you so much. As I spoke to you I am not able to take it anymore. It is becoming difficult 'appa' (father). Sorry mommy, as I said I will come today, I did not know I would come this way. So sorry Ma. I am so sorry about this. Please Pappa you have to take care of your mother.
"I love you all. Behind this my mental state is not good. Health issues are killing from inside. So I felt better doing this. I am so sorry. Even now I don't feel like doing this. But, Pappa, mommy, I am sorry, I love you for everything."
Ramnagar SP Girish said the police were informed about the alleged suicide at about 11 a.m. on Friday. The went to the scene at once and recovered the death note.
Soujanya was living alone in the apartment for a year and a half. Preliminary investigations by the police suggest it was a case of suicide, but it can be ascertained only after the post-mortem report is completed.