Popular TV anchor and actress Mallika passed away in Bangalore today morning following a prolonged illness. Reportedly, the actress had been battling for life. She was in Coma for 2 weeks getting treated at a Bangalore hospital. Mallika breathed her last today. Her funeral will be held in Hyderabad on Tuesday. Mallika started her career as an anchor. She acted in several serials. Mallika also appeared in movies like Kalisundam Raa.