A 16-year-old tiktoker Siya Kakkar had committed suicide after reportedly receiving death threats online.
Siya Kakkar, who had millions of followers on tik tok and Snapchat was found dead in her home in New Delhi on Thursday confirmed Arjun Sarin who was her manager.
“This must be due to something personal…work-wise she was doing well,” Mr. Sarin said. He continued “I had a word with her last night for a new project and she sounded normal, me and my company Fame Experts manage lots of artists and Siya was a bright talent.”
There were reports that she had received death threats before, she was a popular influencer on Social media channels such as Instagram and Snapchat.
Before her death she had posted an eerie message “there was no lack of desire, no want of people”. Her fans have been flooding her social media handle with condolences messages.