Television actor Kamlesh Pandey, who played the role of a police officer in Crime Patrol, a show known for recreating real-life criminal cases through dramatisation, committed suicide on Tuesday night.
According to a DNA report, the actor, in a drunken frenzy, shot himself in the chest in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh. The reason behind the suicide is not known yet, but the report cites personal reasons behind the act.
According to Firstpost Hindi, Pandey got into an altercation with his family members before shooting himself.
When the police arrived after being contacted by Pandey's family, he was already dead, reports ABP. A police investigation is now underway.
Kamlesh is survived by his wife and two daughters.
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Updated Date: Dec 14, 2016 08:13:33 IST