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Kannada actor Huchcha Venkat attempts suicide

India Today logo India Today 19-06-2017

On Sunday, Kannada actor Huchcha Venkat tried to commit suicide by drinking phenyl. The actor was rescued from his farmhouse and is currently undergoing treatment at a private hospital.

According to a report in the Times Of India , Huchcha Venkat wanted to marry the television reality show contestant Rachana. However, when the latter didn't reciprocate, Huchcha, after a sending a text message to Rachana, attempted suicide.

Rachana, on the other hand, has denied reports that she was in love with Huchcha Venkat. The duo were part of Super Jodi, a television reality show.

Earlier to this, Huchcha Venkat has been associated with several controversies in Sandalwood. The actor, who started off with the film Venkat, appeared in films like Mental Manja and Swathanthra Palya. He directed, acted and produced the film Huchcha Venkat.

Huchcha Venkat was heavily criticised when he claimed that he had married the Kannada actress Ramya.

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