Maharashtra: Corporator's son commits suicide in PunePTI | Pune | Updated: 29-03-2021 15:10 IST | Created: 29-03-2021 15:10 IST
The son of a BJP corporator allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with a licensed revolver in Maharashtra's Pune district, police said on Monday.
No suicide note was found at the spot, a police official said.
''The incident took place around 9.30 pm on Sunday when the entire family was on the lower floor (of their house) after dinner and a gun shot was heard,'' Chinchwad police station's inspector Sudhakar Kate said.
The bullet was shot in the head, the official said.
''The man was rushed to a hospital where he died during treatment,'' he said.
The police have registered a case of accidental death and a probe is underway to ascertain the reason behind the extreme step, the official said.
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