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Wakad businessman commits suicide

His body was sent to Yashwantrao Chavan Memorial (YCM) hospital in Pimpri for post-mortem. His death was recorded as an accidental death at Wakad police station.

pune Updated: Jun 17, 2018 17:12 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times, Pune
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The deceased was identified as Shankar Baban Jevare, 46, a resident of Bhumkar vasti in Wakad(HT REPRESENTATIONAL PHOTO)

The owner of a travel agency in Wakad was found hanging at a farm along the Hinjewadi road on Saturday afternoon. The deceased was identified as Shankar Baban Jevare, 46, a resident of Bhumkar vasti in Wakad.

The police suspect his death to be a suicide. His body was sent to Yashwantrao Chavan Memorial (YCM) hospital in Pimpri for post-mortem. His death was recorded as an accidental death at Wakad police station.

He had recently lost his house to a road widening project and was experiencing losses in business, according to residents. The police are investigating the reason behind the drastic step.

First Published: Jun 17, 2018 17:12 IST