Personal assistant to Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar commits suicide

New Delhi, News24 Bureau: Kundan Kumar, a 31-year-old man, was working as a personal assistant to Union Minister Narendra Singh Tomar. He allegedly committed suicide in New Delhi's Laxmibai Nagar area.The deceased, who is the father of a six-month-old,  hung himself from a ceiling fan at around 2:25 am on August 20 at his residence in Laxmibai Nagar near Sarojini Nagar. The exact reason for his suicide is not known and the news has shocked many as Kumar appeared to be a happy man. He was residing with his family.Kundan was rushed to Safdarjung Hospital, but he was pronounced dead on arrival."We received a call at Police Control Room (PCR) late night at 2:25 am. On immediate action, the deceased was rushed to Safdarjung Hospital but the doctors declared him brought dead," the Police said.Kumar is survived by his wife Shivani and a six-month-old son. The dead body has been handed over to his relatives after the post-mortem.A probe team was deployed at the spot and photographs were taken for investigation. Further inquiry into the matter is underway and the details are eagerly awaited which will also focus on the reason for the death.

With Agencies