June 26, 2010 01:20:52 PM IST Bollywood Trade News Network
Mumbai supermodel Viveka Babajee, as per latest reports, was found dead in her residence in suburban Bandra on Friday evening (June 25). She was 37. It is believed that the former Miss Mauritius committed suicide by hanging herself from a ceiling fan at her residence.
Neighbours rang the door bell, when they smelt of gas leakage from Viveka's house. But they didn't get any response, which made them to alert police. Police have suspected that it could be a case of suicide and still awaiting for the post mortem report. Her family sources say that she was depressed after breaking up with her boyfriend, but the police have not recovered any suicide note from the house.
Viveka has featured in numerous ads including Kamasutra condoms and Live In Jeans. She has also acted in a couple of Bollywood films including YEH KAISI MOHABBAT. According to the police, Babajee had shifted base to Mauritius a couple of years ago. She was staying alone in Mumbai.