Tahlka news Bureau, Mumbai:�Television actress Pratyusha Banerjee's former maid has revealed that the actor's financial condition was at times so poor that she had to borrow money from the maid some six to seven times. Banerjee's parents and boyfriend Rahul Raj apparently were in a tussle over Pratyusha's finances. The 34-year-old former domestic help of the actress, told Mid Day�on Saturday that Pratyusha's mother and Rahul fought with her frequently to gain control of her finances. A small-time model from Khar, the maid said she was struggling to make ends meet when she was introduced to Pratyusha. She began working as a maid at the actress' residence in Kandivli in December last year and followed her when she moved to Goregaon. She had to quit however on March 20, just days before the alleged suicide on April 1, as�Pratyusha could no longer afford to pay her salary. The maid said the actress' mother, Shoma, disapproved of Rahul and repeatedly asked her to leave him. Rahul, on the other hand too kept asking Pratyusha to cut her mother off her life. Pratyusha picked up fights with her mother whenever her mother snapped at him, she said. The actor's mother and Rahul fought bitterly over who should be entitled to Pratyusha's earnings. At the end of each bitter fight, Pratyusha allegedly used to tell her mother to leave her house. Rahul disliked her parents so much that he even blocked her parents' numbers on Pratyusha's cellphone, the maid alleged.
Pratyusha suicide: Domestic help reveals the actor borrowed money from her