In the first incident, 52-yearold Sambhu Nath Das, a police driver attached to Brigade headquarters, was found dead under a Mango tree on the premises of the Alipore bodyguard lines around 8 am. ” A part of a `gamocha’ was found to be tied around his neck and another part of the same was found to be tied on a branch of the mango tree suggesting that the victim had tried to commit suicide,” said DC port Sudip Sarkar. Police said Sambhu was the head driver and used to drive the vehicles of senior officers.
In the other incident, a cable TV operator, idenitified as Sk Sunny (23) residing on Prince Anwar Shah Road, was found hanging from the bamboo pole at his shanty at 6.30 am on Friday . “He was last seen sleeping in his room by his mother who is a domestic help. His father had deserted them long time back. He was declared brought dead at a nearby hospital. We found in our initial probe that the victim had a tiff with his wife,” said DC (southeast) Gaurav Sharma. The third suicide case was reported from Phoolbagan, though, the identity of victim is yet to be established.