Updated: Sun, 12 Jun 2022 08:01 AM IST
New Delhi | Jagran Entertainment Desk: Celebrity fashion designer Prathyusha Garimella was on Saturday found dead in her apartment's bathroom in Hyderabad’s posh Banjara Hills area. The police suspect that Garimella committed suicide by inhaling chemicals. The 36-year-old woman was found motionless in the washroom by her family members, who informed the police.
In a purported suicide note, she mentioned that no one is responsible for her extreme step and that she was feeling lonely and stressed, the police said. The fashion designer is suspected to have ended her life by inhaling some poisonous chemicals and the matter needs to be probed, the police added.
As per reports, police found a bottle of carbon monoxide in her room and they are suspecting that she had inhaled it. A case under Section 174 (police to enquire and report on suicide, etc.) of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) was registered. The body of the designer has been shifted to the Osmania Hospital for autopsy.
Prathyusha was 36-years-old and lived in a rented house in the Banjara Hills area. The 36-year-old designer did not respond to a security check done by guards on Saturday. After which, the guards informed the police and later the cops reached her place. After breaking the door of the house, the police found her body in the bathroom.
Back in the year 2013, Prathyusha started her own label. The designer completed her education in the United States and returned to India to start her career. The designer worked for several popular celebrities in Tollywood and some in Bollywood including Raveena Tandon, Parineeti Chopra, Huma Qureshi, Kajol, Shriya Saran, Kajal Aggarwal, Madhuri Dixit, Juhi Chawla, Gauahar Khan, Neha Dhupia, Bhumi Pednekar, among others.