The Hush Post|17:30 pm|1-min-read
A news anchor died after falling from a building in Uttar Pradesh’s Noida on Friday morning. The woman has been identified as Radhika Kaushik. She died after falling from the fourth floor of a flat in the Antariksh Forest Apartments in Noida’s Sector 77 at 3.30 am.
Kaushik was working with Zee Rajasthan. She was from Jaipur and had been living in the Noida flat for the past four months.
The police reached the location after a call from the building’s security guard. It has been ascertained that a party was going on in the flat at the time of the incident. The police recovered bottles of alcohol from Kaushik’s apartment.
According to the police, Kaushik’s co-anchor Rahul Awasthi was also present in the flat at the time of the incident. Kaushik used to live with two roommates, but both were not present in the flat at the time of her death.
Rahul Awasthi told the police that Kaushik had received a phone call after which the alleged suicide took place.
According to the police, some important information was recovered from the mobile phone of the deceased. Meanwhile, the police officials have sent the body for post-mortem. The police are trying to determine whether the death was an accident, a murder or if the anchor committed suicide.
Initial investigation has revealed that Kaushik and Awasthi were inebriated and had an argument. Awasthi told the police when he went to use the bathroom, Kaushik fell down. The family members of the deceased have been informed of the incident.