A 20-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by jumping before a suburban train near Kalyan railway station in Thane district, police said. The video of the incident has gone viral.
The suicide video recovered on Thursday after the boy’s decapitated body, who belonged to Netivali village in the district, was found lying on the railway track.
The police have not ascertained the exact reason behind his extreme step as of now. The deceased is identified as Rohit Pardeshi, who recorded a suicide video message on his phone saying that nobody should be blamed for his death.
Dinkar Pingle, Police Inspector of Kalyan Railway police station said that a case of accidental death was registered and his body was sent for an autopsy.
“Police found that the victim’s head was lying on the one side of the track, while the torso on the other side. When we checked his mobile phone, we found that he had recorded a video suicide message,” the officer told news agency PTI.
In the video message, the man is seen saying that he is committing suicide without anyone’s pressure and nobody should be held responsible for the act.
“The message also said that he had nobody in the family except his younger brother and all the property should go to him,” police said.
The suicide note is doing rounds on the social media and the matter is being investigated.