Playback singer commits suicide over dowry harassment
Playback singer Sushmitha has committed suicide over dowry harassement. She sang several songs for Kannada films. She married Sarath a few years ago. Sushmitha sent a suicide note to her mother and brother through WhatsApp. She alleged that her husband and his sister Geetha and mother-in-law Vaidehi have harassed her for additional dowry. Unable to bear harassment, I am taking the extreme step, she stated in the suicide note. The deceased asked her mother to forgive her and ensure stringent punishment given to her husband and his family members.