Home > More News

Popular singer Nithyashree Mahadevan's husband commits suicide

Dec 20, 2012

Husband of popular carnatic vocalist Nithyashree, Mr. Mahadevan committed suicide early in the morning by jumping into the Adyar River. His body has been recovered by the police but the exact reasons for his suicide are yet to be known. Investigations are underway and the autopsy happened at the Royapettah Government hospital.


Mahadevan was 45 while Nithyashree is 39. The couple has two daughters as well. This incident has come as an extreme shock for the entire music fraternity as Nithyashree is an extremely popular name in carnatic as well as film music circles. She has sung evergreen hit numbers for A.R.Rahman such as Kannodu Kanbadhellam, Sowkiyama and many more.  


It must be noted that the annual December Carnatic Music Festival is currently underway in Chennai across various sabhas and halls. Behindwoods offers its heartfelt condolences to the ace singer in this time of grief.



This page hosts the latest news related to Tamil, Telugu, Hindi and Indian cinema. The news stories are generally about films, movie shootings, movie news, songs, music, film actors and actresses, directors, producers, cinematographers, music directors, and all others that contribute for the success or failure of a film. People looking for details about the latest Tamil movies online, cast details, crew details, movie updates, movie reviews, movie analysis, public response for a movie, will find this page useful.