Indian television actor Akshant Utkarsh has been found dead in his rented apartment in Mumbai’s Andheri area.
Amboli police officials told the local news agency that Akshant has passed away by suicide and was depressed due to a lack of work. The family has taken his body to his Muzaffarpur on Tuesday.
However, his family has denied the depression claim. The family said that he was murdered.
The police officials have stated that Akshant used to live with one of his female friends at a society near Andheri where the incident took place. Roommate stated that the actor was behaving as usual on Sunday evening and they had dinner before going to sleep.
A police offer from Amboli police station said, “At around 11:30 pm when she woke up to use the washroom, she found Akshat dead in his room, after which she immediately called the police.” Police officials took him to Cooper hospital for an autopsy hospital after he was declared dead.
Someshwar Kanthe, senior police inspector at Amboli police station said, “We have registered an Accidental Death Record (ADR) and are enquiring the matter. Preliminary inquiry and autopsy reports do not indicate any foul play.
The incident took place on Sunday night somewhere between 10 pm and 11:30 PM.”