Mumbai, Oct 15: Asha Bhosle's daughter Varhsa Bhosle committed suicide on Monday afternoon around 12.30 PM at Prabhukunj building on Pedder Road. Putting an end to all speculations about the pistol, Varsha used to commit suicide, Asha confirmed that the pistol belongs to her.
Asha to that effect gave a statement to the police who are investigating the suicide case. Asha Bhosle asserted that the pistol with which her daughter had allegedly killed herself was registered in her name and it had gone missing few years ago. Asha went on saying that she doesn't know how and when did Varsha get the pistol.
Asha informed police that her daughter Varsha was suffering from depression and out of social activities. She was undergoing treatment by Pune-based doctor. Earlier, Varsha had attempted suicide twice by consuming sleeping pills in the year 2008 and 2010.Police has also recorded the statement of Asha Bhosle's sister Lata Mangeshkar, Rachna Shah, servant Dipali Mane and Lata's driver. Now, police will register doctor's statement.According to the sources, Bhosle's family has two more pistols. Asha's brother Hridaynath Mangeshkar belongs to .32 bore pistol, while Asha's son carries .45 bore pistol.
Varsha divorced from her husband Hemant Kenkre a sports journalist. Varsha herself used to be a freelance journalist and she even sung songs for some Hindi and Marathi films and performed in some concerts with her mother.