Ex-Congress corporator’s son dies by suicide;sparks political controversy

Pramesh S Jain

A 29-year-old man son of a former BBMP councillor ends his life at his house in Attiguppe in Chandra layout on Wednesday.


The opposition BJP members started the sharing the news linking the ongoing contractor issue to the suicide .

However the family members clarified that he is nothing to do with the ongoing issue nor he was contractor .

The deceased Goutham younger son of K Doddanna, went into the room on Wednesday afternoon and locked from inside.

The incident came to light when the family members tried to call him for lunch but there was no response.

After repeated attempts to reach him the family members broke open the door to find him hanging to the ceiling fan.

The police rushed to the spot and shifted the body for post-mortem while taken up a case of UDR to ascertain the reason for his extreme step.

The Family members,said that Goutham was depressed for somedays and not talking to his family members.

Uncle of the deceased Goutham told the media that that he was nothing to do with any contract issue not he had any valid license.

He was under depression for some reason,which is being probe.We were looking for the alliance for his marriage and the family members are aghast for his extreme step.

Please do not disturb the family by creating controversy. The BJP party is trying to rake up the controversy and we urge them to leave us alone,he said.

(Those in distress or those having suicidal tendencies can call Arogya Sahayavani Ph.: 104 for help.)