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Tihar submits report to court in Ram Singh suicide case

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  New Delhi, March 13, 2013
First Published: 00:07 IST(13/3/2013) | Last Updated: 12:36 IST(8/9/2013)

Tihar jail authorities on Tuesday told the court hearing the December 16 gang rape trial that prime accused Ram Singh committed suicide.

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The defence counsel of one of the accused told mediapersons outside the court that the jail authorities said Singh was found hanging by a thin string made out of his sleeping mat.

“The report states that the body of Singh was seen hanging at 5.25am on Monday,” he said.

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