Kolkata: A young actress was found hanging at her rented flat in Regent Park on Friday night. The deceased, Moumita Saha (23), stayed as tenant at Ashoknagar for the past two years. At around 9 pm a dupatta was tied around her neck as the body was hanging from the ceiling.
A suicide note was also found. It revealed Moumita’s lost hope to become a successful actress. The police suspect that she took the drastic step out of frustration. Moumita was originally from Bandel in Hooghly. She was into modelling and acting. Her family members tried to contact her on her cellphone since afternoon on Friday. But they failed. In the evening, they informed her landlord who later found that the door of her room was locked from inside. When repeated knocks did not elicit any response, the house-owner called his neighbours with whose help he broke the door. They informed the police then.
The body was sent for post-mortem.
Examining Moumita’s Facebook profile the police found that she had shared a photo of her standing beside the railing on a flyover.
Her cellphone is now examined by the police for clues.