Undertrial inmate commits suicide at Ghatshila Jail

Jamshedpur: An undertrial inmate committed suicide in Ghatshila jail under East Singhbhum district.

The deceased has been identified as Ramu Sabar (21) a resident of Machbhandar under Gudabandha police station area. He committed suicide near the toilet by using a towel to hang himself.

Ramu was in jail since January 21 over the charges of abducting a girl. Later the body was sent for post-mortem to Jamshedpur. Miffed over the incident the family members protested outside the jail alleging how without their knowledge the body was sent for post-mortem.

Ghatshila SDPO Kuldeep Toppo said that the deceased was depressed over the last few days due to which he had committed the suicide. He said that the incident is being probed from all possible angles.

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