Mandsaur: Man found hanging inside temple in Garoth town

Police said that Devendra, 38, was found hanging from a ceiling in the temple by his father Purshottam Shrotriya, who is the priest of the temple.

FP News ServiceUpdated: Thursday, June 17, 2021, 01:51 PM IST
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Garoth (Madhya Pradesh): A 38-year-old man was found hanging from a ceiling inside a temple at Garoth in Mandsaur district late on Wednesday night. The police have registered a case and started investigation.

The deceased have been identified as Devendra, a resident of Sadar Bazar in Garoth town Garoth. Police said that Devendra, 38, was found hanging from a ceiling in the temple by his father Purshottam Shrotriya, who is the priest of the temple. On getting information, a police team reached the spot and sent body for autopsy.

According to police, prima facie it seems to be a case of suicide. However, the reason that drove Devendra to take extreme step is unknown. The statement of the family members are yet to be recorded, said police.

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