Mangaluru: 45-year-old College Principal commits suicide in Lodge

Mangaluru: A 45-year-old man committed suicide by consuming poison at a lodge in Bejai here on January 21.

The deceased has been identified as Sudesh (45), a resident of Talapady. He was working as a Principal of Chennamma PU College, Madapura Somarpet, Kodagu.


According to sources, There was work pressure and harassment by the management of Chennamma PU Government Aided College. Sudesh unable to tolerate the harassment from the college management, came to the City on January 20 and booked a room in a Lodge near KSRTC Bus stand. On January 21, he consumed poison and ended his life.

On January 22, when the room boy knocked the room door, there was no response. The hotel authorities informed the police about the incident. The Urvwa police reached the spot and shifted the body to the Government Wenlock Mortuary for post-mortem.

Sudesh is survived by wife and two children. Urwa police have registered a case and investigation is on.

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