A 31-yr-previous man allegedly died by suicide at Golanthara police station in Ganjam district following which two policemen have been placed under suspension and one was transferred, an officer mentioned on Tuesday. (Representative picture)
BERHAMPUR: A 31-yr-previous man allegedly died by suicide at Golanthara police station in Ganjam district following which two policemen have been placed under suspension and one was transferred, an officer mentioned on Tuesday.
The deceased has been recognized as Ganesh Dakua of Rangipur village. He was picked up by police on the cost of creating disturbance in the village and made to take a seat in the reception room of the police station the place Dakua allegedly tried to commit suicide by utilizing a belt on Monday night, the officer mentioned.
Though he was instantly shifted to the MKCG Medical College and Hospital for remedy, Dakua was declared lifeless, police mentioned, including that after put up-mortem in the medical faculty, the physique was handed over to his relations early in the morning, Berhampur SP Pinak Mishra mentioned.
The SP mentioned prima-facie it seems to be a case of suicide. As the incident befell in the police station premises, “we have been following all the NHRC norms in the investigation,” he mentioned.
DIG of Police, Southern Range Satyabrat Bhoi, mentioned assistant-sub-inspector of police, PC Achary and sentry DP Jena have been placed under suspension for negligence in duties for which the incident befell.
The Inspector-in-charge, Golanthara police station Babuli Nayak has been shifted and hooked up to the district police workplace without cost and truthful enquiry of the incident, he mentioned.
The motion was initiated towards the police personnel on the idea of the report by Additional Superintendent of Police, Berhampur, Prabhat Kumar Routray, who performed an preliminary inquiry into the matter, sources mentioned.