Vizag man commits suicide in quarantine facility in Hyd

In a tragic incident, a resident of Visakhapatnam who had recently returned from the UAE, committed suicide by hanging himself in a hotel at Madhapur, the IT corridor in Hyderabad, where he was under quarantine. 

The deceased person was identified as 28-year-old David Tharun Kumar, a resident of Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh. A polytechnic graduate, he was working for a private company in Qatar for a few years. 

According to the police, Kumar was engaged to a distant relative of his and the couple were supposed to get married on his return. As per protocol, Kumar checked into a quarantine facility at a private hotel in Madhapur after landing at the Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) in Shamshabad. However, on June 12, the hotel staff found him hanging in the room and alerted the police. 

Based on the complaint of the hotel management, the Madhapur Police registered a suspicious death case and began an investigation. Preliminary investigation revealed that Kumar and his fiancé used to quarrel frequently as he could not return home. On Friday, Kumar hanged himself to the ceiling fan using a bedsheet, after an argument over the phone again. The police are investigating.