Published On: Thu, Feb 18th, 2016

Central Excise Superintendent kills self in Mumbai

Mumbai: A 48-year-old Central Excise Superintendent today allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his licenced revolver at his residence in suburban Malad here, police said.

Central Excise Superintendent Ravindra Phadke  allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself in Mumbai.

Central Excise Superintendent Ravindra Phadke allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself in Mumbai.

Ravindra Phadke, a resident of Nahar Nagar in Malad West, used his licensed revolver and shot one round through right temple area, a senior police official said.

Phadke was rushed to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries, he said.

According to police, a suicide note saying,”I am fed up from life and committing suicide. No one should be held responsible for this act” was found from the spot.

A case under relevant sections of IPC has been registered in the regard and investigations are underway, the official said.

PTI

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