6 months after Skype-suicide,police say still no idea what made him do it

More than six months after a British national allegedly committed suicide in Delhi while his girlfriend watched on Skype,the reason for the suicide is yet to be ascertained.

Written by Express News Service | New Delhi | Published:April 20, 2012 3:36 am

More than six months after a British national allegedly committed suicide in Delhi while his girlfriend watched on Skype,the reason for the suicide is yet to be ascertained. DCP (South) Chhaya Sharma said the proceedings had been ordered after the death of Adrian Rowland in Green Park.

The UK police,who had been informed about the alleged suicide by Adrian’s girlfriend,Julie Zalinski,are conducting an inquest. On November 27,while Adrian was chatting with Julie on Skype,he reportedly broke a glass and stabbed himself with one of the pieces.

The British High Commission has also sought a report from Delhi Police on the incident.

At the time of the incident,the British High Commission in Delhi informed the police,after which officials from the Safdarjung Enclave police station came to Adrian’s house,but were denied entry.

Julie,in the inquest proceedings said Adrian was hallucinating in the Skype conversation. She said he showed her empty tables,saying guests had arrived for dinner.

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