The television star reportedly hanged herself before being pronounced dead at Kokilaben Ambani Hospital in Mumbai.
Bollywood star Pratyusha Banerjee has committed suicide aged 24.
According to reports, the actress took her own life by hanging herself at her home on Friday.
Pratyusha was rushed to Kokilaben Ambani Hospital in Andheri, Mumbai where she was sadly pronounced dead.
The news was confirmed by her close friend and fellow actress Kamya Punjabi.
Meanwhile Pratyusha’s former co-star Sidharth Shukla said she was ‘shocked’ to hear of her friend’s passing.
“I also just heard the news and I am shocked,” she told Bollywood Life.
“This is indeed very sad and depressing.”
Bollywood Life also reports that Pratyusha had become ‘extremely depressed’ over her relationship with her boyfriend.
The website adds that the couple were planning to get married soon.