Indore: A 54-year-old man committed suicide by consuming poisonous substance in Pardeshipura on Saturday. The reason behind his suicide could not be established. Pardeshipura police station incharge Sudhir Arjaria said deceased has been identified as Gahinath Kedar, a resident of Jeevan Ki Phel area of the city. He is survived by wife and two sons.

On Saturday, he reportedly consumed poisonous substance after which his condition deteriorated and he was rushed to hospital by family members but he could not be saved. Gahinath was employed as a caretaker at a place in Pardeshipura. No suicide note was recovered from him so the reason of his taking such an extreme step could not be known. The police are taking the statements of his family members to know about any of his problems because of which he took such step.