New Delhi : An 18 year old athlete succumbed to his injuries on Wednesday after he was rescued from his hostel room in the athletics academy at Delhi’s Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Tuesday.
Sprinter succumbs to injuries
The Police Control Room (PCR) had received a call on Tuesday at 6.30 p.m. about a man who is believed to have hanged himself inside his hostel room in the stadium.
The Police reached the spot and took the man who was grievously injured due to hanging. He succumbed to his injuries early Wednesday morning.
Sprinter commits suicide in Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
The family of the deceased has been informed about the incident and it was found out that the deceased was a sprinter who was a native of Aligarh district in Uttar Pradesh. The family has been informed about the incident.
Police said that during initial investigation an official of Sports Authority of India (SAI) said that he had an argument with his father the previous morning.
Athlete dies in Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium
Prima facie it appears a case of suicide, but no note has been recovered yet, according to police.
The case is under investigation.