Bhubaneswar: Popular Odia actress Laxmipriya Behera alias Nikita breathed her last today in Cuttack. According to reports, Nikita fell down from the terrace of her house in Mahanadi Vihar and had sustained grievous injuries on her head. She had been rushed to a private hospital where she passed away while undergoing treatment today early in the morning.
Nikita has featured in Odia movie like ‘Akhi kholibaku dara laguchi’, ‘Maa ra panatakani’, ‘Smile please’, ‘Mita Basichi Bhoota Sathire’ and ‘Chori chori mana chori’.
She was also the lead actress of hit television sitcom ‘Tapasya’ and ‘ACP NIkita’.
She was married to actor Lipan in September 2017 and the couple has a daughter.
Her death has send shockwaves across Ollywood industry. Actors and directors condoled her demise and paid tributes.