Suicide gone wrong, rope gives way, man falls into well, dies
Puthoor (Kollam): In a bizarre incident, a man attempted suicide by hanging from the rope used to draw water from the well but fell and died after the rope gave way. The deceased was identified as C Abhilash (35), a native of Anakottur and son of Chandrashekharan Pilla and Shailaja.
The incident took place in the wee hours of Sunday. Abhilash was found dead in the well in a search conducted in the morning. The broken rope and slippers were found near the well, police said.
The other end of the rope was found around his neck. Police assume that he died from the fall while hanging himself. A post-mortem was conducted at the Kollam district hospital.