NEW DELHI: Two young men allegedly committed suicide in the Capital during the past 24 hours.

According to the police, Lokesh Anand (25) was found hanging from the ceiling of his room in Patel Nagar on Saturday. He was married about two years ago. Lokesh assisted his father in his garments business in Karol Bagh.

The police have initiated inquest proceedings in the case.

Lawrence Michael (29), who was engaged in tour and travel business, was found hanging from the ceiling of his house in Pushp Vihar on Friday evening. He took the extreme step when his mother and brother were away visiting a relative. The police suspect that Michael had suffered losses in business but they are investigating all possibilities.