Updated: March 31, 2021 6:36:11 pm
A 29-year-old engineer was found dead at his residence in Kondhwa Budruk area on Tuesday. Police suspect the deceased, Rushikesh Maruti Umap, died by suicide.
According to the police, Umap lived with his family at a residential society in Thosar Nagar. He went to his room on Monday night and around 10 am on Tuesday, his family members realised that he had not come out of the room. When they opened the door, they found him hanging inside the room.
Police said no suicide note was found so as per the procedure, an accidental death case has been registered and probe is on to confirm the cause behind the death.
Prima-facie, police suspect that Umap may have taken the extreme step due to depression after losing his job. Police said Umap, an engineer, had lost his job during the lockdown.
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