Former governor and ex-CBI director Ashwani Kumar discovered lifeless in his Shimla home left a be aware for his household that attributed his resolution to “illness and incapacity”, Director Basic of Police (DGP), Himachal Pradesh Sanjay Kundu stated. In keeping with information company ANI, the DGP confirmed that the police and the household didn’t suspect foul play.
“We discovered a suicide be aware during which he wrote that he’s ending his life attributable to illness and incapacity, of his personal free will. He stated his soul is embarking on a brand new journey and everybody wanted to be joyful, and that there ought to be no rituals or ceremonies,” DGP kandu was quoted as saying by information company ANI.
Kundu acknowledged that Kumar’s son and daughter-in-law have been those who first discovered the ex-CBI Director hanging within the attic of their residence in Shimla round 7.00 pm on Wednesday.
“He used to meditate within the attic round 7.00 pm each day, with all doorways open. Right this moment, round 7.00 pm when his son and daughter-in-law have been going for a stroll, they discovered all of the doorways of the attic locked. They broke the door and located Kumar hanging from a rope there. They minimize the rope to carry him down. The Forensic Science Lab staff has collected the proof and examined the scene. The police is recording the statements of witnesses together with the members of the family,” he stated.
The physique of the ex-CBI Director was discovered hanging at his residence, Shimla Superintendent of Police (SP) on Wednesday night. Kumar was in service in each the Central authorities and the Himachal Pradesh Authorities for greater than 37 years.
Kumar, who joined the Indian Police Service in 1973, took over the reins of the workplace of the Director-Basic of Police (DGP) of the Himachal Pradesh in August 2006.
After two years, Kumar was appointed to the publish of CBI Director. He was sworn-in because the Governor of Nagaland on March 21, 2013, and as Governor of Manipur on July 29, 2013.