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Caught drunk and booked thrice,constable ends life in Vadodara

A 50-year-old head constable was found hanging at his home on Saturday,a day after he was freed on bail in a prohibition case.

A 50-year-old head constable was found hanging at his home on Saturday,a day after he was freed on bail in a prohibition case. The policeman had been booked twice earlier after being found drunk.

According to the police which have registered a case of accidental death,the victim,identified as Rajendra Sonawane (45),was posted at City Police station in Vadodara.

On Thursday,the Wadi police found him drunk and booked him under the prohibition law. Sonawane was released on bail on Friday.

After being released,the constable went home and had dinner together with his wife and two children. “On Saturday morning,he was found hanging in his drawing room. He hung himself from the ceiling with a dupatta,” police said.