Mahadev Singh (43), a City Reserve Police (CRP), was found dead in his quarters on Friday morning.
Mahadev was suffering from continuous fever since three months and was on sick leave since a month. It is said that Mahadev was mentally disturbed as his daughter was admitted to hospital recently as she too suffered from fever. On Thursday evening, he returned from hospital after health checkup and directly went to his room and slept. As he did not get up in the morning, family members went to check in his room and found him hanging from the ceiling fan.
The deceased was in the dog squad and stayed in Jockey quarters near Chamundi foothills. Nazarbad inspector and sub-inspector visited the spot and a case has been registered at the Nazarbad police station.