IAF sergeant commits suicide

A middle-aged sergeant of the Indian Air Force allegedly committed suicide at his residence, police said on Friday.

Last Updated: Jan 04, 2013, 13:03 PM IST

Nagpur: A middle-aged sergeant of the Indian Air Force (IAF) allegedly committed suicide at his residence here, police said on Friday.

Kuldeep Kumar, 45, ended his life yesterday by hanging himself from the roof of his official quarter at Vayu Sena Nagar in Maintenance Command of the IAF in the city.

No suicide note was found from the spot, police said.
The deceased was a physical training instructor with the Command and was under treatment for schizophrenia (a mental disorder), according to an official statement issued by Defence PRO Wing Commander Mahesh Upasani here today.

PTI