Sravani Kondapalli was an Indian actor, and she worked mainly in the Telugu TV serials. On 8 September 2020, she committed suicide at her home in Madhuranagar, Hyderabad.
Sravani was born in 1994 (age 26 years; as in 2020), in West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh.
Height (approx.): 5′ 6″
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Family, Caste & Boyfriend
Her mother’s name is Paparatnam, and she had a younger brother, Shiva Kodapalli. Earlier, she had met a boy, Devraj Reddy, through TikTok. Initially, they became friends, and later, they fell in love with each other. After the suicide of Sravani, her parents blamed Devraj for torturing Sravani due to which she committed suicide.
She started her career as an actor in 2011. She has acted in many popular Telugu TV serials, like ‘Manasu Mamata’ (2011) and ‘Mounaragam’ (2017).
On 8 September 2020, she was found hanging from her room’s ceiling fan in Madhuranagar, Hyderabad. As per the medical reports, she was dead by 9-10 pm on 8 September 2020. Her dead body was taken to Osmania Hospital, Hyderabad for post-mortem.
The family members of Sravani blamed her former boyfriend, Devraj for harassing her mentally. Her family members said,
She went to her bedroom and closed the door, but we thought she was taking a bath. However, when she did not come out for a long time, we broke the door open and found her hanging. We took her to a hospital where the doctors declared her dead. The police shifted the body for autopsy and took up the investigation.”
According to the S.R. Nagar Circle Inspector, Narasimha Reddy,
The former boyfriend will be arrested and investigated. Since Sravani’s family is making an allegation, we will arrest and question him.”
Reportedly, Devraj was blackmailing her to post her personal photos and videos on social media; if she refused to marry him. He had agreed to delete the photos and videos only after getting Rs. 1 lakh. According to Sravani’s parents, they had paid the money in installments through Google Pay.
Sravani’s brother while talking to a reporter said,
My sister told me that she is under pressure as he was blackmailing her. She said that she has a shooting to attend, but she soon took this extreme decision.”
- On Sravani’s demise, her former co-star Priyanka M Jain posted a picture on her Instagram account and wrote,
This wasn’t the way to go, My heart cries as I write this, Never thought that I would post it like this, Rest in peace love. I just so wish you come and hug me the way you used to, Gonna miss you forever.”
- Sravani was a popular Indian TikToker and used to make lip sync videos on TikTok until it was banned in India in 2020.
- She was a huge fan of the famous Indian actor Prabhas, and she had posted various photos of Prabhas on her social media account.