SR Nagar police have registered a case saying that the family members of popular Singer Harini went missing for the last one week. But her father A K Raos dead body was found on a railway track in Bangalore.
Police are suspecting some foul play in this episode.
Harini (born 30 April 1979) is an Indian film playback singer who sang in Tamil, Hindi, Telugu and Kannada in films, working with many leading film composers. She is married to another playback singer, Tippu.
Harini learnt carnatic music from Gowri from the age of four. In her later years, she learned from Sudhaand currently from Suguna Purushotthaman.
She used to participate in school competitions and in one such competition which she won, AR Rahmanwho distributed the prizes invited the winners to his studio to record their voices. Subsequently, she was called by Suhasini Manirathnam to sing “Nila Kaigirathu” for her first film Indira.
Her first song, “Nila Kaigirathu”, was recorded at the age of 15. Since then, she has received offers from various music directors across South India.
Within a career spanning a decade, she sang over 3500 film songs and several album songs, most of them in Tamil.