VJ Chitra was a South Indian television actor and anchor. She was found dead in a Chennai based five star hotel on 9 December 2020.
VJ Chitra was born on Saturday, 2 May 1992 (age 28 years; as of 2020) in Kotturpuram, Chennai. Her zodiac sign is Taurus. She did her graduation from Justice Basheer Ahmed Syed – SIET College Teynampet in Chennai.
Height (approx.): 5′ 5″
Eye Colour: Black
Hair Colour: Black
Family & Caste
Parents & Siblings
Her father’s name is, Veerasamy Kamaraj, who was in Indian Police Service. She had one elder sister and one elder brother.
Relationships & Husband
In August 2020, she got engaged to Chennai based businessman Hemanth Ravi.
In 2013, she started her career as an anchor in the Tamil TV show ‘Sattam Solvathu Enna?’ She worked as a VJ in many popular TV shows like ‘Oor Suthalaam Vaanga’ (2014), ‘En Samayal Araiyil’ (2014), ‘Saa Boo Thri- Season 2’ (2015), and ‘Vasool Vettai’ (2019).
In 2014, she debuted as an actor in the Tamil TV serial ‘Mannan Magal’ (2014) in which she played the role of Vaishali. Some of her other TV serials as an actor are ‘Chinna Papa Periya Papa’ (2014), ‘Darling Darling’ (2016), ‘Saravanan Meenatchi- Season 3’ (2017), ‘Velunachi’ (2018), and ‘Pandiyan Stores’ (2018).
She appeared as a contestant in various TV reality shows such as ‘Ring O Ring’ (2014), ‘Dance Jodi Dance’ (2016), ‘Nanbenda’ (2016), and ‘Zee Dance League’ (2017).
On 9 December 2020 (Wednesday), she was found dead at a five star hotel in Chennai. It was suspected to be a suicide case. While talking to a journalist, the local police said,
The actor had checked into her room around 1 am on Wednesday after completing a shoot. The hotel manager called the police helpline number 100 about 3.30 am on Wednesday. We are currently investigating the cause of her death.”
- Her real name is Chitra Kamaraj.
- Her family and friends used to call her Chithu.
- She was a model and a psychologist too. She had worked as a model for various TV commercials and print advertisements.
- On 4 August 2017, she started her YouTube channel with her own name.
- She loved to eat non-vegetarian food.
- She had got a tattoo of mic inked on her left arm.
- She was an animal lover and posted various pictures with animals on her social media accounts. She had a dog named Rabbit.
- She had a red colour Brezza car.