30-year-old security guard found dead

  • None, Chandigarh
  • Updated: Jun 29, 2014 21:41 IST

A 30-year-old security guard was found dead at a park in Sector 10 here on Sunday.

The deceased has been identified as Govind, a resident of Nayagaon. His body was found by a beat constable on Sunday morning, after which the police were informed and the victim was rushed to Government Multi-Specialty Hospital (GMSH) in Sector 16, where doctors declared him brought dead.

Station house officer (SHO) of Sector 3 police station, inspector Harjit Kaur, said the cause of death was yet to be ascertained.

The victim was an alcoholic and was under depression after his wife's death in March.

No injury marks were found on his body and police have ruled out any foul play. The body was handed over to his family after postmortem.

Kaur said his viscera samples have been sent to ascertain the reason behind his death. The deceased is survived by two children and parents.

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