K Rajendra Prasad, who directed the film Pratikshanam and now making the movie titled Thriller, has been arrested by the Banjara Hills police as they are investigating the suspicious death of Satya alias Satyavati, who was working as assistant director in his unit.
Satya was brought to the Tanveer Hospital in Srinagar Colony and was declared brought dead. She had bruises on the neck and Prasad had scratches on the hand.
Rajendra Prasad, who is married with two children, is said to be having an affair with 24-year-old Satya, who was staying in his office. Police are awaiting the report of the postmortem examination.