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Suicide by Army Captain
Tribune News Service

Jammu, July 2
Army Capt Megha Razdan was found hanging in her room in the Kunjwani camp on the outskirts of Jammu city last evening. She belonged to Pathankot in Punjab where her parents reside at Ambedkar Nagar. She married just four months ago and her husband, Captain Chaitanya, a Maharashtrian, was also posted in the 113 Electrical and Mechanical Engineering Regiment (EME).

A senior Army officer said Megha committed suicide by hanging herself with a bedsheet from a ceiling fan at her official residence in the Kunjawani Army camp. The incident came to light at 7.30 pm yesterday. When there was no response when her attendant knocked at her door, the authorities broke the door of her room and found her hanging from the fan. She was shifted to the Army hospital where doctors declared her brought dead.

It is learnt that she had some problems with her immediate officers in the unit and a court of inquiry has been ordered into the incident.

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