75 yr old commits suicide at Bhatu Basti

Report by: 
ROOPA LALL
Port Blair
13 Nov 2018

A 75 year old resident of Bhatu Basti committed suicide on Tuesday. The deceased, identified as Aryan, a resident of Bhatu Basti near Laxmi Motor area, was found hanging from the third floor of his rented house at around 9.30 am. The Police team from Pahargaon rushed to the spot and shifted the body to GB Pant Hospital for post mortem examination. A case of unnatural death has been registered and further investigation is underway. As per sources, the deceased was suffering from prolonged illness and was under treatment. His wife, daughter and grand-daughter were out for some work when Aryan took the extreme step. He hanged himself from the railing of his rented house on the third floor. Nearby residents informed the Police when they found the body hanging from the building.