Nithyashree Mahadevan, a renowned carnatic vocalist and the grand daughter of the late veteran D K Pattammal is under a terrible shock on hearing the news of her husband's death which was claimed to be a suicide.
A policeman at the spot seemed to say that Mahadevan who lived at Adyar with his family committed suicide by jumping into the river from the kotturpuram bridge. It is reported that Mahadevan went in his white honda city driven with his driver over the kotturpuram bridge from where he is said to have jumped into the river. The people who witnessed this rang up for the Police rescue force and his body was retrieved on 20th of Dec afternoon.
The police are looking up for the reason behind his decision.