Carpenter commits suicide in Mumbai

United News of India

Mumbai, April 19, 2011

A 50-year-old carpenter allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a ceiling fan at his residence at Kandivali here yesterday, police said today.

The deceased Maganlal Parmar was staying alone in the rented flat. The incident came to light yesterday afternoon when neighbours knocked on his door and failed to get any response.

The police was summoned to the flat and he was found dead. The body has been sent for post-mortem examination. The cause of the suicide was still to be ascertained, police said.