T'puram: Father of nine-year-old social media star Devu Chandana committed suicide on Wednesday morning. B Chandrababu, 38, was found dead near SAT Hospital, where his daughter Devu is under treatment for brain disease. He was a painter. Devu who rose to popularity when a video of her dancing during a festival went viral. A few days ago, Mathrubhumi News reported a news item about Devu's family which was seeking help for the child's treatment.