Former Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa’s granddaughter Soundarya found hanging at a private apartment in Bengaluru. Postmortem is going on at Bowring and Lady Curzon Hospital, according to Office of BS Yediyurappa.
Soundarya, in her early 30s, was a doctor at MS Ramaiah hospital in Bengaluru. According to the police, she was living with her husband, a fellow doctor, and a six-month-old child at an upscale apartment near Mount Carmel College.
The incident occurred under the limits of High Grounds police station. Mortal remains of Soundarya, daughter of Padmavati were shifted to Bowring hospital.
Bengaluru’s High Grounds Police Station begins investigation into the death of former Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa’s granddaughter Soundarya who was found hanging at a private apartment today.
Bengaluru's High Grounds Police Station begins investigation into the death of former Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa's granddaughter Soundarya who was found hanging at a private apartment today.
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Soundarya was the daughter of Padmavati, who is the second daughter of Yediyurappa. Soundarya killed herself in the flat near Mount Carmel College at Vasant Nagar. She was a doctor at Ramaiah hospital.
Soundarya married Dr Neeraj in 2018. She is survived by husband and a child. Dr Neeraj had left for work at around 8 am. Soundarya committed suicide at around 10 am. When the house maid arrived and knocked on the door, Soundarya did not open the door. On suspicion they called Dr Neeraj and informed the matter.
CM Basavaraj Bommai who was celebrating his birthday at his residence, cancelled all programmes and rushed to Cavuery, where former CM Yediyurappa resides.