Unemployed software professional in Secunderabad commits suicide by jumping from apartment
A 42-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by jumping from his third floor apartment in Secunderabad, police said on Sunday.
Hyderabad: A 42-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by jumping from his third floor apartment in Secunderabad, police said on Sunday. The incident occurred at around 3:45 p.m on Saturday.
K Ravi Kumar, a software professional who had returned from the United States, was under mental stress and depression since 2004 following an accident and was jobless, Karkhana Police Station Inspector B Janaiah said.
"He used to quarrel with his wife who worked at a shop. The couple do not have children. On Saturday morning too, they had a quarrel after which she left for work. In the afternoon he jumped from the sliding window of his apartment and suffered grievous injuries to his head, hands and legs," the Inspector said.
A video footage of the incident showed Kumar jumping from the window of his apartment and falling on to the ground. Officials said that some local residents might have captured the video while the man was jumping.
Kumar was shifted to a nearby hospital but succumbed to his injuries there, said Janaiah, adding that it looked like a case of suicide due to depression, as per preliminary investigations.
The official said that no suicide note had been found.
The couple had decided to end their lives together after realising that they will not be able to live together. However, the man changed his mind at the final moment and saw her jump off a bridge into the Yamuna river
The report found that mental health conditions, besides affecting the quality of life, also had ‘enormous’ economic consequences with losses in productivity significantly outstripping the direct costs of care
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