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Rape accused commits suicide in lock-up

A man arrested on rape charges in Rajasthan’s Hanumangarh district allegedly committed suicide in police lock up on Thursday.

india Updated: Apr 09, 2009 23:08 IST

A man arrested on rape charges in Rajasthan’s Hanumangarh district allegedly committed suicide in police lock up on Thursday.

Accused Pawan Kumar, who was arrested on April 7, was in custody of Virhani police station for interrogation when he “killed himself”, police alleged.

Police alleged he hanged himself with a rope made out of the border of blanket provided to him.