Kannada film director attempts suicide
Well-known Kannada film director and producer Sai Prakash today allegedly attempted to commit suicide by consuming sleeping tablets. He was rushed to a private hospital by his son and is out of danger according to hospital sources. He is said to have been in financial trouble after one of his films failed at the box office.
Popular Kannada hero Shivarajkumar, who had played a lead role in “Devararu Kotta Thangi” produced by Sai Prakash, Karnataka Film Chambers President Jayamala and several others from the Kannada film industry rushed to the hospital to enquire about his health.
Sai Prakash, known for producing films with sentimental themes, has made about ten films.