Baahubali actor and popular television artist Madhu Prakash's wife Bharati committed suicide at their residence in Hyderabad on August 6, 2019. A report by India Today claims that the actor himself had found the body of his wife hanging from the ceiling fan of their room. Reportedly, he immediately informed the Rayadugram police about the unfortunate incident.
If reports are to be believed, the couple had frequent quarrels and the wife was upset with Madhu's irregular work hours. Reports also suggest that she was unhappy that he wasn't spending much time with her. One of the reports also claims that Bharati had lodged a police complaint against Madhu Prakash in the past.
According to a report by ABN Telugu, Bharati had phoned Madhu at 7:30 PM on Tuesday and asked him to return home. She also threatened to commit suicide if he didn't. Reportedly, the worried actor rushed to his residence located in Panchavati Colony only to find her dead. Some reports also claim that she suspected him of having an extra-marital affair.
Reportedly, the police have already questioned Madhu and recorded his statements. Madhu and Bharati had got married in 2015. Bharati was reportedly working with a private firm. Madhu Prakash is a very popular name in the mini-screen industry and he has acted in a good number of serials.
The latest update in the case is that Madhu was arrested on Wednesday, according to The NewsMinute. Allegations of dowry harassment by him and his family have also come to the fore. Reportedly, Bharati's parents had given Rs 15 lakh at the time of marriage as dowry but she was harassed for more money by Madhu, according to the news portal.