No sooner the Indian fashion and modeling industry could come out from the shock of death of former top-model, Viveka Babajee, death news of another model came up.
Natasha Padbidri, a 30-year-old former model committed suicide at her residence in Versova in Mumbai on July 11, 2010.
Natasha Padbidri did few modeling assignment few years ago. She hanged herself using her dupatta in the bedroom of her apartment in Petricorn building in afternoon.
Natasha Padbidri’s family owns two apartments in the building. In one flat, Natasha lives alone while her family lives in the other. Her relatives told the police that Natasha took up few modeling assignments but she was not doing very well. Police said that the model was lately suffering from depression.
A senior police officer said, “It appears she was depressed as she wasn’t satisfied with her professional life. We are probing other angles, including a love angle and financial difficulties,”
Police said that Natasha’s brother knocked on the door but did not get any response. They then broke into her apartment and found her hanging from the ceiling fan in her bedroom. The family then called the police.
Viveka Babajee, who became famous doing the Kamasutra condom advertisement. The model also committed suicide. On June 25, 2010, police found her hanging from the ceiling in her apartment in Mumbai.