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Popular Kannada TV actor Rekha Sindhu dies in a road accident

Three other people also died in the accident which killed Kannada TV actor Rekha Sindhu on May 5. She was on her way from Chennai to Bengaluru.

tv Updated: May 05, 2017 13:50 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Kannada TV actor Rekha Sindhu,Chennai-Bangalore highway,Vellore district of Tamil Nadu
Rekha Sindhu and three others were travelling from Chennai to Bengaluru. (Representative image)(Shutterstock)

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 ANI in a tweet. The deceased include Abhishek Kumaran (22), Jayankandran (23) from Chengalpattu and Rakshan (20) from Chennai.

Rekha’s body has been taken to Tirupattur Government Hospital, the report added.

Fans of the TV actor has been posting notes on Twitter, expressing their grief.

Another Kannada and Tamil actor Rekha Krishnappa was mistaken for Rekha Sindhu. Krishnappa put a video on her Facebook page to clarify the issue.

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First Published: May 05, 2017 12:36 IST