Young Telugu actor Uday Kiran committed suicide by hanging himself late Sunday night, police said Monday.
The 33-year-old actor ended his life in his flat at Srinagar colony around midnight. He was alone in the flat.
Kiran's wife Vishita, who had gone out for some work, rushed to the flat after he did not respond to her mobile phone calls. She immediately took him to Jubilee Hills Apollo hospital here, where the doctors declared him dead.
The reason for Kiran's extreme step is not known. Police said no suicide note was found.
Here is a look back at the life and career of Uday Kiran.