Singer and music composer, Shan Johnson, daughter of late Malayalam music director Johnson master, was found dead in her Chennai apartment on Friday (5 Feb). According to sources, close to her family, Shan was working in Chennai and stayed at an apartment near Kodambakkam.
A senior police officer told:
“We are told that she reached home around 9.30pm Thursday. Her mother is at a relative’s house in Mylapore”
Police also told that when 29 year old Shan, did not respond to calls, her mother alerted one of her friends, who reached her apartment. But when Shan did not open the door despite repeated attempts, police was alerted.
“When we broke open the door, she was lying on the bed. There were no signs of a suicide. She has been suffering from health problems and was under medication. That could also be a reason for the sudden death”
Reportedly, the Police has registered a case of unnatural death and the dead body has been sent to ‘Royapettah general hospital’ for postmortem.
Shan johnson, was an upcoming singer and music director, she had also sung songs in a few films. She was the music director for the film His Name is John and was also active in the music band ‘Sound Bulb’.
Shan Johnson’s death was the third tragedy that had hit the family. She is survived by her mother, Rani.
Source: India Today