"In his suicide note, Batcha said he was embarrassed
by the CBI raids at his premises," a top police official said.
Batcha, found hanging at his house today and declared
brought dead at a private hospital, blamed none for his
suicide and he felt sorry for Raja's plight, the official
In the note, he was also peeved at the extensive media
coverage to the CBI raids when sleuths raided his premises in
Chennai and native Permbalur, they said.
In the long letter, which started with an apology, he
expressed his wish to be reborn and wanted his siblings to be
happy and his wife and children to stay in Chennai for their
Meanwhile, the police filed an FIR for a case of
suicide, following a complaint by Batcha's wife Banu. Police
said she had alleged that her deceased husband could not cope
with the 2G spectrum probe.
Chennai: The suicide note of Sadiq
Batcha, who died under mysterious circumstances, was found
on Wednesday in which the close aide of former telecom minister A
Raja said he was embarrassed by CBI raids at his premises in
connection with the 2G spectrum scam but blamed none for his
taking the extreme step, police said.
First Published: Wednesday, March 16, 2011, 22:47