Pratyusha death: Post-mortem report reveals strangulation marks on actor's neck

Mumbai (Sidhant Mishra for News24): The post-mortem report of TV actress Pratyusha Banerjee, who was found dead at her Mumbai residence on Friday, revealed strangulation marks on her neck. 

The preliminary autopsy report stated that the actress died of asphyxiation and hanging. 

A team of doctors conducted the post-mortem for over three hours and the entire procedure was video graphed. 

According to reports, the viscera samples have been sent for forensic analysis. The final post-mortem report is expected later.

Following the post-mortem, her body was taken to Oshiwara crematorium, where her last rites were performed.

On Friday evening, the actress allegedly hanged herself from a fan at her Goregaon residence but was found alive by Rahul, who rushed her to the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital where she succumbed.