In a shocking incident, a 21-year-old Kannada small screen actress died while undergoing fat removal surgery in Bengaluru on Tuesday. The deceased has been identified as Chetana Raj of Abbigere in Bengaluru.
The parents, who were unaware of their daughter’s surgery, have now alleged negligence on the part of surgeons and claimed that the surgery was conducted without proper equipment.
However, the hospital authorities are maintaining that the death occurred after water got deposited in her lungs during surgery.
Chethana Raj had acted in popular serials ‘Geetha’, ‘Doresaani’, ‘Olavina Nildana’. She had also acted in ‘Havayaami’, a Kannada movie.