Popular fashion designer Prathyusha Garimella was found dead in the bathroom of her Banjara Hills house in Hyderabad, Telangana on Saturday; the police are suspecting suicide.
Popular fashion designer Prathyusha Garimella was found dead in the bathroom of her Banjara Hills house in Hyderabad, Telangana on Saturday (June 11) under suspicious circumstances. A bottle of carbon monoxide has been recovered from her flat; the police are suspecting suicide.
News organization ANI stated the fashion designer was found lying in the bathroom, as per the Circle Inspector of Banjara Hills. Her body was later shifted to Osmania Hospital for autopsy examination, the report added. A case has been registered in Banjara Hills under provisions associated with a suspicious demise and an additional probe will be carried out.
Cops who agree with the celebrity fashion designer may also have died by suicide and a case has been registered in Banjara Hills under provisions related to a suspicious demise. According to reports, Prathyusha was suffering from depression however the same couldn’t be confirmed and the investigation remains on.
According to the police record, the designer left her house on 10 June, claiming that she would live at her friend’s house. However, whilst her father attempted to call her, there was no response. Around noon, the victim’s father received a call from the watchman of her boutique, informing him that her daughter was not responding to the doorbell.
Prathyusha had worked for lots famous celebrities in Tollywood and some in Bollywood too. She did her Master’s in Business from Warwick University, UK and launched her very own label Prathyusha Garimella in the year 2013.
Garimella, who was the founder of ‘Prathyusha Garimella’ label, ran a fashion studio in Banjara Hills and worked with many famous Bollywood and Tollywood celebrities and different high-end clients. Prathyusha Garimella, who created her label Prathyusha Garimella has worked with many top Tollywood and Bollywood stars in her profession.
She was credited with designing clothes for Kajal Aggarwal, Shriya Saran, Huma Qureshi, Raveena Tandon, Bhumi Pednekar, Parineeti Chopra, Madhuri Dixit, Juhi Chawla, Gauahar Khan, and Neha Dhupia amongst others.
“I was always willing towards fashion however did not suppose to make a career out of it. I hadn’t even studied design. My friends regularly pushed me to make this interest a bigger thing. So I had a small exhibit in which my pieces were offered out within a couple of hours and one thing took to another,” the late fashion designer had stated in an interview about how she forayed right into a designing career.
Last year, Prathyusha had advised Femina that prior to commencing her fashion profession, she had studied in the UK for her master’s following which she joined her father’s business – an LED production company. However, it quickly dawned on Prathyusha that she wasn’t cut out for the project and that her interests were elsewhere.