Ashwini a small time actress was found dead on Friday in her house near Saidapet railway station in Chennai. The suspicious incident was alerted by her husband Sivanandam to police on Friday evening. With the evidences received by police from doctors is that, Ashwini was raped and murdered.”We are expecting the postmortem report and the forensic report based on the samples collected from the murder scene," a senior police officer said. Her body was shifted to the government hospital in Royapettah where an autopsy was conducted.
Neighbors said that they have observed Suresh coming to meet her when her husband was not there. Suresh was last seen in the lobby on his bike at around 12:30PM on Friday’s afternoon. Based on these evidences by neighbors, police team has tried tracking Suresh but his mobile is switched off. Hence, a special team was arranged in Suresh’s native village of Ponnur near Vandavasi.
It is also said that Suresh used to visit her even on her husband’s absence frequently. Suresh and Ashwini might have had an illegal relationship. Following some disturbances in their relationships, Suresh raped and killed her. Though the real reason for this incident is yet to be known and police is still in search of him.
Suresh was introduced to Ashwini as Sivanandam’s cousin two and a half year back when they moved to this rented house. Ashwini (25) is hailing from Mumbai came to Tamilnadu and worked in few movies. She met with Sivanandam five years back and they fell in love and got married. Sivanandam is native of Minnal near Vellore district. They got married and moved to Chennai. Sivanandam didn’t like his wife still working in movies after marriage and the duo many times went into hot arguments, the sources say.