Remand prisoner ends life at government hospital in Visakhapatnam

Published - July 09, 2024 09:31 pm IST - VISAKHAPATNAM

A 40-year-old remand prisoner, who was undergoing treatment at the Government Hospital for Mental Care, ended his life by hanging from a window in the bathroom here on Tuesday. As per the reports, A Ashok, a native of Markapuram in Prakasam district, had been in the jail after being arrested for the murder of his family members in the year 2022. The III Town police registered a case. Those with suicidal tendencies can contact helpline no. 100.

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