Hyd software engineer commits suicide at Gachibowli

A 25-year-old software engineer working with a multi national company committed suicide by hanging himself at his hostel in IT corridor of Gachibowli in Hyderabad on June 23, 2020, Tuesday but the incident came to light on June 25, 2020, Thursday.

The deceased person was identified Suddala Madhu, a native of Jagtial.

He had moved to Hyderabad three years ago and was residing in a private hostel at Gachibowli junction while working at a software company.  

According to the Gachibowli Police, a complaint was received from the hostel management about the suicide. The manager of the hostel said that Madhu had hanged himself from the hoarding frame on the hostel’s terrace using a rope.

Preliminary investigation revealed that Madhu was acting differently from the past three days. His office colleagues told the police that he did not seem happy and was moody and upset for reasons unknown. Police inquiries revealed that his wedding was arranged with a girl, a distant relative of his and was to be solemnized later this year. Despite a well paying job, police, his family and friends are clueles as to why the techie took the extreme step. 

The Gachibowli police registered a case under section 174 of the Crpc and began an investigation. No suicide note was found and investigation into his call records and chats also fetched nothing as Madhu did not contact anyone on that day.