Published On : Mon, Apr 4th, 2016

Ailing cop commits suicide

Nagpur: An ailing police constable, attached to Pratapnagar Police Station, on Monday committed suicide by hanging in his room.

The deceased policeman has been identified as Tirath Durgaprasad Pandey, resident of Plot No. 16, Kalmegh Nagar. The police constable was undergoing treatment since the past six months for some venous complications (damage of veins) in his right leg.

However, he had joined his duty on 30.3.2016. On Monday around 3 pm, the ailing police constable Tirath Pandey ended his life by hanging in his room. Pratapnagar police have registered a case of accidental death and probing the matter further.