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52-yr-old man commits suicide by jumping from hospital window

Press Trust of India  |  Nashik 

A 52-year-old man committed by jumping from the third floor of a hospital here Saturday as he was fed up with his illness, police said.

Rahimkhan Pathan, the deceased, was undergoing treatment for a kidney ailment at the government-run here.

He broke the glass of a window on the third floor by banging his head on it and then jumped out, said an from station.

He was severely injured and died in the ICU.

Pathan, resident of Malegaon, had been admitted to the hospital on Friday. He was undergoing dialyses when he took the extreme step.

Preliminary probe revealed that he was depressed due to his illness.

Police are conducting further probe.

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First Published: Sat, January 12 2019. 20:50 IST