Marathi actor Ashutosh Bhakre allegedly dies by suicide aged 32, says police

Ashutosh Bhakre was found hanging at his flat by his parents in the Ganesh Nagar area of the town in central Maharashtra.

FP Staff July 30, 2020 09:19:35 IST
Marathi actor Ashutosh Bhakre allegedly dies by suicide aged 32, says police

Marathi actor Ashutosh Bhakre allegedly died by suicide by hanging himself at his home in Nanded town in the Marathwada region, a police official said on Wednesday.

The incident came to light this afternoon when Bhakre (32) was found hanging by his parents at his flat in the Ganesh Nagar area of the town in central Maharashtra, the official said.

Bhakre was the husband of Marathi actress Mayuri Deshmukh, who attained fame after her role in Marathi serial Khulta Kali Khulena.

He had acted in Marathi films like Bhakar and Ichar Tharla Pakka.

Marathi actor Ashutosh Bhakre allegedly dies by suicide aged 32 says police

Ashutosh Bhakre. Image from Twitter

The reason behind the actor's suicide was not yet known, the police official said.

He was reportedly suffering from depression since the last few days and had recently shared a video on social media in which he analysed why a person chooses to die by suicide, the official said.

An accidental death case has been registered at the Shivaji Nagar Police Station in Nanded, around 575km from Mumbai, and further probe was on, he said.

(With inputs from Press Trust of India)

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