Hyderabad: Telugu Desam Party founder and former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister NT Rama Rao’s daughter Uma Maheshwari was found dead at her home in Hyderabad’s Jubilee hills, the police have said. It appears that she died by suicide. But no suicide note has been found, said Hyderabad police commissioner CV Anand.
A case has been registered and further investigation is on, the police said.
Uma Maheshwari was the youngest of the 12 children of NT Rama Rao. Former Union Minister and BJP leader Daggubati Purandeswari and Nara Bhuwaneswari, TDP President and former chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu’s wife, are her sisters.
Chandrababu Naidu, his son Nara Lokesh and other family members are at Uma Maheshwari’s home, the police said. Uma Maheswari lives with her husband, who is currently away. Her younger daughter, who lives in Hyderabad, had visited her on Sunday along with her husband.
The police have shifted the mortal remains to Osmania Hospital for post mortem. Meanwhile, Chandrababu Naidu, Bakakrishna, Nara Lokesh and other family members reached her house. Umamaheswari is said be suffering from health issues and mental tensions.
There are reports that late NTR’s youngest daughter Kanthamaneni Umamaheswari has died suddenly but it is reported later that she committed suicide by hanging herself at her home in Jubilee Hills. However, the family members have not confirmed and yet to respond to the incident. The cause of death is likely to revealed once the postmortem report has come.