TV actor Selvarathinam was hacked to death in MGR Nagar, Chennai on Sunday.The actor was allegedly killed for having an affair with the killer’s wife. A television actor named Selvarthinam, who appeared in the popular show ‘Thenmozhi BA’ as the antagonist. Reportedly, Selvarathinam took off from his shoot and was residing with his friend, Mani, an assistant director. After receiving a call in the wee hours of Sunday, Selvarathinam went out to meet his friends. He informed Mani about meeting some of his friends and did not reveal further details.

However, Selvarthinam’s roommate received information that he has been hacked to death on Anna Nedumpathai by a gang of unidentified men.Soon after Mani received the information about Selvarathinam, he alerted the police, who rushed to the spot and sent his body for post-mortem to the government Royapettah hospital.A further probe has been launched.