New Delhi -°C
Today in New Delhi, India

Oct 31, 2020-Saturday
-°C

Humidity
-

Wind
-

Select Country
Select city
ADVERTISEMENT
Home / Delhi News / Postal department official found dead inside his car in Delhi’s Dishad Garden

Postal department official found dead inside his car in Delhi’s Dishad Garden

His family has not suspected any foul play. No suicide note has been recovered

delhi Updated: Sep 19, 2020, 14:01 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times, New Delhi

A 50-year-old postal assistant allegedly shot himself dead inside his car near his home in East Delhi’s Dilshad Garden on Saturday. He was undergoing treatment for some illness at private hospital, police said.

Also read: Delhi constable’s body found hanging at Malviya Nagar home

“His family members have not suspected any foul play. The necessary legal action is being taken,” deputy commissioner of police (Shahdara) Amit Sharma said. He added a preliminary probe did not suggest any foul play.

“A country made pistol was lying on his chest and there was a gunshot injury on right side of his head. No suicide note was recovered from the spot,” said Sharma. He added the body has been sent for autopsy.

If you need support or know someone who does, please reach out to your nearest mental health specialist. Helplines: Aasra: 022 2754 6669; Sneha India Foundation: +914424640050 and Sanjivini: 011-24311918

ht epaper

Sign In to continue reading