Indian model and actress, who has appeared in Tamil language movies, Meera Mithun has sadly passed away. Meera Mithun was reported to have died today September 11 2020. After beginning her career as a print model, Meera Mithun became an actress, making her debut with a supporting role in 8 Thottakkal (2017).
Her death was announced on her official twitter handle. The tweets stated – meera mitun passed away postmortem and investigation is started RIP.
Few Things You Need To Know About Meera Mithun
The popular actress was born as Tamizh Selvi. She is from Chetpet and is the daughter of D. Mani, a civil engineer; and Shyamala, a homemaker. Her brother Thamizhamuthan is an engineer.
She did her bachelors in microbiology from Ethiraj College for Women and her masters from SRM University.She did her PhD in PSG Medical College, Coimbatore. She then briefly worked as a researcher at Dr Cherian’s Foundation.
Mitun is divorced following a brief marriage which lasted for very few days.
In 2016, she was crowned Miss South India 2016 at the zonal rounds of the Miss Queen of India 2016 pageant. She competed with eighteen candidates from five southern states to win the title. Later, she was dethroned following misconduct and fraudulent activities.
Following her victory, Mitun worked on a deal with sponsors Natural to mentor and handle the audition process for the competition for girls from Tamil Nadu.
In 2017, she helped set up the fourth Miss Tamil Nadu beauty pageant, under her newly designated role as Regional Director of Tamil Nadu Miss South India.