Teen fell to death from 23rd floor
16-yr-old fell from home’s balcony in a Tardeo building; cops probe what led to fatal mishap
Nearly a fortnight after a 13-year-old boy fell to death from an upmarket building in Lower Parel, a similar incident has been reported in Tardeo where a 16 year-old teenager fell from the 23rd floor of her residence during the wee hours of Friday.
The deceased identified as Priyanka Kothari, was found dead by a security personnel of the Imperial building at Tardeo. The Tardeo Police have registered an Accidental Death Report (ADR) in the case and is probing what led to the fatal mishap.
Kothari, who was staying with her family, was a class ten student and is survived by her father Amrish, a diamond merchant and gold trader, her mother and a younger brother. The family had hired two full-time servants who worked and stayed in the duplex apartment. According to the police probe, she might have committed suicide for some unknown reason. The family is staying in the flat for four years now.
As per statements given by the concerned people in the case, Kothari was found lying in a pool of blood on Friday night at around 2 am, after which the on-duty security guard first alerted the police control room and later her body was rushed to Nair hospital where she was declared dead before admission. The police began to search for the teenager’s identity and approached