Cuttack: Popular Odia television artist Laxmipriya Behera aka Nikita passed away at a private-run hospital here on Saturday.
According to reports, Nitaka had sustained head injuries after falling off the terrace of her house at Mahanadi Vihar here on Friday and was rushed to a private-run hospital. She died today while undergoing treatment.
The actor had won hearts with her roles in TV soaps, including ‘Tapasya’ and ‘ACP Nikita’.
Nikita was also featured several Ollywood movies such as ‘Akhi kholibaku dara laguchi’, ‘Chori chori mana chori’, ‘Maa Ra Panatakani’ etc.
A pall of gloom descended on Odia film and television industry after her demise at a young age.