Shiv Sena corporator's son dies by suicide at home in Mumbai

An accidental death report has been registered and probe was underway to find out why he took this step.

Published: 15th June 2020 09:35 PM  |   Last Updated: 15th June 2020 09:35 PM   |  A+A-

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MUMBAI: The 25-year-old son of a Shiv Sena corporator allegedly killed himself in Suman Nagar locality of Chembur in the metropolis, police said on Monday.

Abhishek Shetye was found hanging in his house on Sunday night, an official said.

"His father Shrikant Shetye is Shiv Sena corporator from Ward 155. Abhishek was found hanging from the ceiling fan in the bedroom by his brother. No suicide note has been found from the spot," he added.

An accidental death report has been registered and probe was underway to find out why he took this step, said Senior Inspector Deepak Pagare of Chunabhatti police station.

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  • Er. Sharad ASHANI

    As per estimate made from NCRB annual report on Accidental Deaths and Suicides in India
    17 days ago reply
  • Er. Sharad ASHANI

    Daily over 100 suicides are taking place using ceiling fan
    17 days ago reply
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