Jalandhar, Jul 9 (UNI) The NRI husband of a woman Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) in the Punjab Armed Police on Tuesday committed suicide by hanging himself in a quarter at the PAP Complex here allotted to his wife.
Jalandhar Cantonment police station SHO Inspector Kulbir Singh said that the deceased has been identified as 36-year-old Navjot Singh, a resident of Baba Bakala town in Amritsar. He said two years ago, Navjot married Rajwant Kaur and had gone to Italy from where he returned in November and had been living with his wife and 15-month-old son.
He hung himself from the ceiling fan in the morning after his ASI wife went for routine practice in the PAP sports ground. When the woman returned, she found her husband hanging from a ceiling fan hook. He was immediately rushed to the PAP hospital where the doctors declared him brought dead.
The SHO said that no suicide note had been recovered from the site or from the possession of the deceased. The body of the deceased has been handed over to his family after preparing a quest report u/s 174 of the CrPC.