Man jumps to death from 6th floor of HC
Kochi: A man committed suicide by jumping off the sixth floor of Kerala High Court building here on Thursday.
He has been identified as Rajesh (46), a native of Udumbanchola in Idukki district.
According to preliminary reports from police, Rajesh had come to the spot to meet his lawyer. He came out of the court room on the sixth floor, ran through the corridor and jumped off. He landed near the entrance of the HC building.
Police rushed Rajesh to a private hospital nearby where doctors declared him brought dead.
Officials have recovered a note from Rajesh. A detailed probe will be held to find out the reason behind Rajesh taking the extreme step. Police are also probing as to why he came to the HC.
(Suicide is not a solution. Seek help of psychological counsellors. Call toll free helpline number: 1056)