The 16 year old daughter of actor and music director Vijay Antony was found dead at her residence in Teynampet early this morning. It is suspected that she committed suicide. She was rushed to a nearby hospital but the doctors declared her dead.
According to the police, investigations are going on and nothing can be said at the moment. Her body has been sent for post-mortem and the report is awaited.
Vijay Antony and his wife Fathima had 2 daughters and Meera was one of them. She was studying in Class 12 in a private school in Chennai and was said to be under a lot of stress.
Many actors and directors have expressed their shock and grief over the untimely and unfortunate death of the young girl.