Gemini Music anchor Nirosha Chowdhary, who was earlier a reporter with several Telugu channels, was found dead in her hostel in Secunderabad on Wednesday morning.
The 23-year-old anchor from Chittoor was working with Gemini Music as a entertainment anchor from past few months and is the daughter of K. Radhakrishna.
According to the police, officials received a call around 12 am from her friend from Canada asking them to to save her as she was attempting suicide on a Skype call after a fight with him, but by the time the police reached she was already dead.
The body has been shifted to Gandhi hospital for further investigation.
A case has been registered under Section 174 of IPC(Police to enquire and report on suicide).
Nirosha was known to be a proactive and daring reporter. People who have worked with her say that she was not known to be a person who would take to suicide. Her last Facebook update was a day ago when she posted a picture of herself.