Suicide barber

Jamshedpur Shocked After Second Barber Commits Suicides In A week

Jamshedpur 26th Aug, 2020: A 42-years-old barber named Jodhi Thakur who was a resident of Kunj Nagar Dhobi Line under the deceased Sonari police station, was missing since Friday afternoon.

On Saturday, the family had reported him missing at Sonari police station.

Jodhi Thakur committed suicide by leaping into the river from the Doomuhani bridge on Friday afternoon. He was going through  financial crisis. Earlier this week one barber has already committed suicide under same situation.

Due to the lockdown, his saloon in Sonari Panchwati area was closed.

Thakur’s family was not even able to mange daily meals. The shop owner had his shop vacated 15 days before the rent was not paid. Due to this, he started getting more tensed.

The body was found and identified on Sunday near Amainagar Suvarnarekha Ghat under Ghatshila police station.

On Tuesday, relatives reached the post mortem house and identified the body with clothes.

After the post-mortem on Tuesday, the family performed the last rituals.

The deceased was originally from Hazaribagh. The deceased was under mental stress due to financial constraints.

The union has demanded the administration to provide compensation to the dependents of the deceased.

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