Jobless youth commits suicide in Ghaziabad

September 17th, 2008 - 8:10 pm ICT by IANS  

Ghaziabad, Sep 17 (IANS) A youth, jobless and depressed, committed suicide in Ghaziabad, police said Wednesday.Sachin, 22, hanged himself from a hook in the ceiling at his home in Nandgram locality Tuesday night, thought the incident came to light only on Wednesday morning.

He worked as marketing executive with a shop but was jobless for the last four months.

“He was depressed and stopped interacting with other members of the family and friends,” his father Kuldeep said.

“As he did not wake up in the morning, we peeped through a window and saw his body hanging from the hook fitted for the ceiling fan. We called police that broke open the door and took out the body,” added the father.

“It seems to be a case of depression caused by unemployment. Although he had not left any suicide note, the circumstances indicate that he took the extreme step due to unemployment,” said police inspector Mohan Lal of the Sihani Gate police station.

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