A well known Bengali television actor was found dead in a water body in south Kolkata late on Friday night. Actor Ronen Chakraborty, popularly known as Ronnie, was declared dead after his body was recovered from a lake near his residence on EM Bypass.
According to family, after returning from work on Friday evening the actor had gone for his gym session. Later he went for a swim but did not return till late in the night. The family then approached the local Survey Park police station for help.
Police then began searching the lake near his residence and recovered the actor's body. All his belongings, including his mobile phone and motorcycle were found near the lake.
Police yet is to confirm the actual reason behind his death. The body has been sent for post mortem.