Popular Kannada TV actor Rekha Sindhu died in a car accident while travelling in Vellore district of Tamil Nadu on May 5. The incident occurred on the Chennai-Bangalore highway.
Rekha Sindhu was on her way from Chennai to Bengaluru along with three other people. The news was confirmed by Times of India in a tweet. The deceased include Abhishek Kumaran (22), Jayankandran (23) from Chengalpattu and Rakshan (20) from Chennai.
According to the Vellore SP, “There were six people in the car, including Rekha Sindhu. The car went and hit the median and she died on the spot. Two men were taken to CMC Vellore. We suspect that the driver slept off and the accident happened. The investigation is still going on.”
Rekha’s body has been taken to Tirupattur Government Hospital, the report added.
Rekha Sindhu was a designer, model and a TV anchor. She was shooting for Tamil film Rudra, which is yet to be released.