A Naval sailor belonging to INS Shivaji was found dead on Friday morning, says a press release issued by INS Shivaji, Lonavala. “Sitaram Paraswal, 21, was found dead on the morning of 14 Oct 16. The sailor was found hanging in his room, in what appears to be a case of suicide,” read the statement.
The local police was intimated and an FIR has been registered. The deceased belonged to Sikar in Rajasthan. The family of the sailor has been informed. The Navy has ordered an inquiry into the incident.