Civil Contractor From Vittal Commits Suicide in Lodge at Pumpwell

Civil Contractor From Vittal Commits Suicide in Lodge at Pumpwell

Mangaluru: A Civil Contractor committed suicide by hanging himself to the ceiling at a lodge in Pumpwell here.

The deceased has been identified as Jayanth (29) a resident of Kasaba Vittal. He was a civil contractor by profession.

On May 11, Jayanth had gone to Puttur on some work. On May 13, he had called his family members and said that he was in Udupi. But the family members got suspicious and began searching for him.

On May 13, when the family members came to the city they found his two-wheeler near a lodge in Pumpwell. When the family members inquired with the hotel staff they said that he had rented a room on May 11.

When the hotel staff went to his room, it was locked from inside. When there was no response from Jayanth, the hotel staff broke open the lock and found Jayanth hanging.

The Kankanady Town Police have registered a case and are investigating.