Delhi: 'Depressed' IES officer found hanging at home in Munirka
A 25-year-old Indian Engineering Services (IES) officer allegedly committed suicide yesterday by hanging himself in his room in Southwest Delhi's Munirka area. Police identified the man as Pranav Tiwari, a native of Rewa district in Madhya Pradesh. He was living with his three batchmates, Dheeraj Pandey, Devender Patel, and Vivek, in Munirka. As per his batchmates, Tiwari was suffering from depression. Read more.
On Saturday evening, Pandey and Patel had gone to Saket Mall and Vivek had left for his native place. Pranav was alone in the flat. When Pandey and Patel returned at around 9 pm, they found the door locked from inside. They arranged a ladder and with the help of neighbors climbed up the backside balcony and saw Tiwari hanging from the ceiling.
Pranav was taken down and rushed to the Fortis Hospital where he was declared brought dead. No external injury was found on the body. The batchmates said that Tiwari was suffering from depression. Police said that an investigation is underway.