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Jaipur: Army man’s body found hanging from tree, suicide suspected

The victim, Vijay Khatod, was a resident of Himachal Pradesh and was deputed as Lance Naik in Jaipur’s army area.

| Updated:
December 29, 2017 9:27 pm
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Jaipur: The body of a soldier, deputed as Lance Naik, was allegedly found hanging from a tree near army’s training center in Jaipur on Friday. The victim, Vijay Khatod, was a resident of Himachal Pradesh and was deputed as Lance Naik in Jaipur’s army area.

His body was spotted hanging from the tree around 8 am. A team from Vaishali Nagar police station rushed to the spot and rushed the body to the mortuary of SMS Hospital in Jaipur.

Prima-facie, the police suspect that it was a case of suicide, however said that further investigation is going on.

Police didn’t confirm if any suicide note had been recovered.

First published: December 29, 2017
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