Soujanya (Kannada Actress) Age, Death, Boyfriend, Family, Biography & More

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Hometown: Kodagu, Karnataka
Death Cause: Suicide
Age: 25 Years


Real nameSavi Madappa [1]NDTV
Profession(s)Actor and Business Analyst
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 6”
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of BirthAugust 1996
BirthplaceKushalnagar city, Kodagu district, Karnataka
Date of Death30 September 2021
Place of DeathHer apartment near Doddabele village located on the outskirts of Bengaluru.
Age (at the time of death) 25 Years
Death CauseSuicide [2]The Free Press Journal
HometownKushalnagar city, Kodagu district, Karnataka
Tattoo(s)• On her right wrist
• On her right leg
• On her back near shoulder
Soujanya's tattoos
Relationships & More
Marital Status (at the time of death)Unmarried
ParentsFather- Prabhu Madappa
Mother- Renuka Madappa
Soujanya with her parents
SiblingsBrother- Nithin Madappa
Soujanya with her brother
Sister- Yashu Madappa
Soujanya with her family at her sister's wedding


Some Lesser Known Facts About Soujanya

  • Soujanya was an Indian actress who worked mainly in Kannada films.
  • Some of her Kannada films as an actor are ‘Santhoshakke’ (2014), ‘Malli’ (2014), ‘Nanobbne Olleyvnu’ (2017), and ‘Real Real – 2’ (2018).
  • According to her Instagram bio, she worked as a business analyst.
  • She committed suicide at her apartment near Doddabele village, Bengaluru, on 30 September 2021. On 27 September 2021, she penned down a suicide note, which was recovered from her room during the police investigation. In her four-page long suicide note, she wrote,

    I am only responsible for this…so family, please forgive me…I had promised I’ll never do such stupid thing in my life but I had no option. I was totally killed inside. Day by day, I was going so low. I never seen me before like before.”

    Soujanya's suicide note

    Soujanya’s suicide note

  • Later, her father revealed that his daughter was mentally harassed by the Kannda TV actor Mahesh. [3]Kannada One India He further said,

    ನನ್ನ ಮಗಳು ಆತ್ಮಹತ್ಯೆ ಮಾಡಿಕೊಳ್ಳುವಷ್ಟು ಹೇಡಿಯಲ್ಲ. ನನ್ನ ಮಗಳಿಗೆ ಕನ್ನಡ ಮತ್ತು ತೆಲುಗಿನ ಕಿರುತೆರೆ ನಟನೊಬ್ಬ ಪರಿಚಯವಿದ್ದ. ಮದುವೆಯಾಗುವಂತೆ ಪದೇ ಪದೇ ಕಿರುಕುಳ ನಿಡುತ್ತಿದ್ದ. ಈ ವಿಚಾರವನ್ನು ನನ್ನ ಬಳಿ ಹೇಳಿಕೊಂಡಿದ್ದಳು. ನಮಗೆ ಈ ಬಣ್ಣದ ಲೋಕವೇ ಬೇಡ ಬಂದು ಬಿಡಮ್ಮ ಎಂದೇ ಹೇಳಿದ್ದೆವು. ಆದರೆ ಮಗಳು ಏನಾದರೂ ಸಾಧನೆ ಮಾಡಬೇಕೆಂಬ ಪಣ ತೊಟ್ಟಿದ್ದಳು. ನನ್ನ ಮಗಳಿಗೆ ಪದೇ ಪದೇ ಆ ಕಿರುತೆರೆ ನಟ ಕಿರುಕುಳ ನೀಡುತ್ತಿದ್ದು, ಇಂದು ಬೆಳಗ್ಗೆ ಸಹ ಆತ ಮನೆಗೆ ಬಂದು ಕಿರುಕುಳ ನೀಡಿರುವ ಸಾಧ್ಯತೆಯಿದೆ. ಆದ್ದರಿಂದಲೇ ನನ್ನ ಮಗಳು ಸಾಯುವ ತೀರ್ಮಾನ ಕೈಗೊಂಡಿದ್ದಾಳೆ. ಳಿಗೆ ಪದೇ ಪದೇ ಆ ಕಿರುತೆರೆ ನಟ ಕಿರುಕುಳ ನೀಡುತ್ತಿದ್ದು, ಇಂದು ಬೆಳಗ್ಗೆ ಸಹ ಆತ ಮನೆಗೆ ಬಂದು ಕಿರುಕುಳ ನೀಡಿರುವ ಸಾಧ್ಯತೆಯಿದೆ. ಆದ್ದರಿಂದಲೇ ನನ್ನ ಮಗಳು ಸಾಯುವ ತೀರ್ಮಾನ ಕೈಗೊಂಡಿದ್ದಾಳೆ. ಕಿರುತೆರೆ ನಟ ಹಾಗೂ ನನ್ನ ಮಗಳ ಆಪ್ತ ಸಹಾಯಕನಾಗಿದ್ದ ಮಹೇಶ್‌ನನ್ನು ವಿಚಾರಣೆಗೆ ಒಳಪಡಿಸಿ ಸೂಕ್ತ ಕಾನೂನು ಕ್ರಮ ಕೈಗೊಳ್ಳಬೇಕು ಎಂದು ಸವಿ ಮಾದಪ್ಪ ಅವರು ನೀಡಿರುವ ದೂರಿನಲ್ಲಿ.”

    Which translates to,

    My daughter is not cowardly enough to commit suicide. My daughter had an acquaintance with Kannada and Telugu television actors. She was repeatedly being harassed for getting married to him. She had told me this. My daughter has been repeatedly harassed by the television actor, and this morning, he was likely to come home. That is why my daughter decided to die. “Mahesh, a television actor and a close associate of my daughter should be prosecuted.”

  • Soujanya was a dog lover and owned a pet dog named Ladoo.

    Soujanya with her pet dog Ladoo

    Soujanya with her pet dog Ladoo

  • In her leisure time, she used to ride motorcycles, play pool & billiards, and travel.
  • She had a deep faith in God and used to regularly visit the temples.

    Soujanya at a Shiva temple

    Soujanya at a Shiva temple