Bhubaneswar: A day after his son’s suicide, ACP Sanjeev Satpthy today cleared the air by terming his death as an accident and not on account of any suicide online video game as suspected.
He said that his son was very funny in nature, who always busy in amusement. He used to tease other family members by playing pranks. On the fateful day, he had played with pets till late night. So, his mother scolded him for not going to bed.
In a bid to give a shock, he was enacting a suicide drama by wrapping his jeans pant around his neck, which later proved fatal for him. So, it was just like an accident, Satpathy said, requesting to stop unnecessary comments and absurd presumption.
The 12-year-old son of the Bhubaneswar-Cuttack ACP was found hanging in his room at Satpathy’s official residence at Jaydev Vihar in Bhubaneswar yesterday.
The body was found hanging from the ceiling fan by members of the family. The boy was studying in class 7 in Bhubaneswar in an English medium school.
When he didn’t open his door till late in the morning family members broke the door only to recover his body.