Kochi: One more shocking news coming from industry, Malayalam actor ND Prasad (43), who played a pivotal role in the action hero Biju film starring Malayalam star Nivin Pauly, was found dead in Kalamassery near Kochi. He was hanged from a tree outside his home on the evening of June 25. There were reports in the media that Prasad had taken this decision due to family issues. His children noticed this and immediately informed the neighbors. “Prasad is having some problems. His wife has also been away from him for a few months. He has been in despair since a few days before committing suicide,” a police official said. Prasad has a wife and two children.
Several reports suggest that the actor was already facing several police cases. The actor was also accused of possessing drugs. They were allegedly caught in a raid conducted by the Ernakulam Excise Circle office last year for possessing 2.5 grams of hashish oil, 0.1 grams of buprenorphine, 15 grams of ganja and a knife. Several cases were pending against Prasad in various police stations.
Let us tell you that ND Prasad’s villainous role in the Nivin Pauly starrer action entertainer received a lot of appreciation from the audience. The actor was seen in the climax of the film which was directed by Abrid Shine. Apart from this, Prasad has also appeared in many Malayalam films like ‘Iba’ and ‘Karmani’.
It is worth noting that recently the makers of ‘Action Hero Biju’ had announced its sequel. The film will be produced by Nivin Pauly’s production house. The first part also starred actors Anu Emmanuel, Saiju Kurup, Valsala Menon, Joju George, Ronnie David and Major Ravi in pivotal roles.