Pratyusha suicide: Boyfriend Rahul Singh's bail plea rejected

Mumbai: In a major blow to actor-producer Rahul Raj Singh, who is accused of abetting suicide of his girlfriend and TV actor Pratyusha Banerjee, a Mumbai court rejected his anticipatory bail plea on Thursday.

Rahul, who is currently admitted in hospital, was booked for the abetment of suicide on Wednesday after Bangur Nagar police registered a a case against him on a complaint filed by Pratyusha's mother Soma.

On Friday last, 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.