Udupi: A 29-year-old Yakshagana artiste committed suicide on the railway tracks at Indrali here on December 1.
The deceased has been identified as Chandrakant Shetty (29), a resident of Kaltodu.
According to police, Chandrakant was a Yakshagana artiste, he was performing with Sigandur and Goligarai Troupes. The reason for the extreme step is yet to be ascertained.
A case has been registered in Udupi police station.