But the dusky beauty has slammed the rumours saying that they are good friends and co-star.
Several gossips about Samantha’s love affair with Siddharth were doing rounds after they were recently seen holidaying together in the US.
The last rites, which took place at the city's Oshiwara Crematorium on Friday evening, were attended by Pratyusha's colleagues and friends from the television fraternity Cops are searching Pratyusha's house for clues, but no suicide note has been found so far.
Men must be more responsible towards their partner so nobody is forced to take a step as grievious as this," Ms Ilmi told ANI.
Activist Abha Singh linked Pratyusha's suicide to the larger issue of the breakdown of the nuclear family and also called for the need to decriminalise article 309 (Attempt to Commit Suicide) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).
There should be a complete probe and all evidence should be taken to make sure that it was a case of suicide. If she is blaming her boyfriend, they should know how to treat their women. Emotional violence is one of the worst things to happen.
Women have to be more stronger emotionally, not just financially.
Pratyusha participated in Television Star 2000 Contest and crowned as Ms. Her success in the contest paved a way into film world.