It has been reported that daughter of Asha Bhosle, one of India's most prominent playback singers - Varsha Bhosle has committed suicide at her Mumbai residence on Monday. According to sources, Varsha has apparently shot herself with a licensed revolver while she was at her Prabhu Kunj residence.
It is to be noted that Varsha had tried to commit suicide twice in the past. The police rushed to the incident as soon as possible, but no suicide note was found. Varsha, 56 years old, is a divorcee and had previously been married to sports writer Hemant Kenkre. She had also worked on a columnist between 1994 and 1998 and has made appearances with her mother on stage as a singer.
Asha Bhosle was at Singapore to attend the MIFTA awards ceremony while the incident happened.