Bhopal: 45- year- old doctor committed suicide by hanging self in the bathroom of his office with the help of electric wires at People’s Hospital on Saturday morning.
The incident came into light when the ward boys of the hospital spotted his body hanging in the bathroom after which they informed the hospital staff.
SHO, Nishatpura, RP Kushwaha said that the deceased has been identified as Dr Atul Ahir, 45, son of Ram Swaroop Ahir, who hails from Maharashtra and was currently residing at the People’s Hospital campus, Bhanpur.
Kushwaha said that he was newly- appointed as Head of the Biology department in People’s Hospital and on Friday evening arrived in Bhopal along with his wife and children to join from Saturday.
The police did not recover any suicide note from the spot. Police have registered a case under section 174 of CrPC and sent his body for the post- mortem examination.