Keonjhar, July 6: In a bizarre incident, a youth died after falling off a tree on which he was trying to commit suicide by hanging himself in Khireitangiri village under Turumunga police limits in Keonjhar district.
The deceased has been identified as Aravind Nayak, son of Gurucharan Nayak of the same village. The incident took place when Aravind was trying to commit suicide on the branch of a drumstick tree in the backyard of his house. But the branch broke down all of a sudden following which Aravind fell off the tree and died on the spot.
Being informed, Turumunga police rushed to the spot, seized the body, and started a probe into the incident.
However, the exact reason behind his attempt to suicide is yet to be known.