Jajpur, Oct 25 (LocalWire): A Reserve Bank of India, Guwahati branch employee allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself at a hotel in Chandikhola under Barachana police station of Jajpur district on Thursday night.
The deceased has been identified as Asish Ranjan Samal, 52, of Naraharipur village in Jajpur district. He visited his mother in the village on Thursday and went to Bhubaneswar to meet his wife and son.
Preliminary investigation revealed that the general manager of RBI checked into Mideast Hotel on Thursday afternoon.
The hotel boy found the room locked from inside for long and informed the police on Thursday night. The door was forced open by police and the man was found hanging from the ceiling fan. He was rushed to a nearby hospital at Barachana where he was declared brought dead.
No suicide note was found from the hotel room.
The identity of the deceased was established by the documents provided by him at the time of check in, said the IIC of Barachana police station, Deepak Kumar Jena.
The police have registered a case under section 174 of the CrPC and have started further investigations.
The body was sent for the post mortem to the government hospital at Barachana. ‘After getting the autopsy report, we will know the exact cause of his death,’ added the police officer.