Vijayawada: A 31-year-old home guard committed suicide by hanging himself at his residence at Amara Reddy Nagar in Tadepalli town of Guntur district on Wednesday. According to the police, the deceased — identified as Rajesh — left behind a suicide note wherein he declared his love for his wife Durga Bhavani.
Further investigation by the police found that Rajesh first dropped off his wife at Old Toll Plaza as she was heading to her father’s home in Vijayawada. Before going, Durga Bhavani noted her husband’s behaviour as ‘suspicious’. She said that he had asked her to take care of the children.
Afraid that something was off, wife Durga Bhavani cancelled her plans of going to Vijayawada and rushed home only to find her husband hanging from the ceiling fan. The note left behind by Rajesh, addressed to his wife, reads: “Sorry, I love you. I know how hard you work. Take care of the kids.”
Police suspect that Rajesh might have taken the extreme step due to several accumulated debts. A case was registered under section 174 of CrPC.