Shubham Jaiswal ([email protected])
Fearing that he may have contracted the deadly coronavirus or COVID-19, a 34-year-old man allegedly committed suicide by jumping into Hussain Sagar Lake in Hyderabad, Telangana. He took the extreme step on July 3, but the police recovered his body, two days later i.e, on July 5, Sunday.
The deceased was undergoing treatment at a private clinic, later, he developed symptoms of COVID-19, so doctor referred him to a private hospital. However, he was denied admission due to a lack of bed.
On July 3, he was facing breathing problem, so he asked his friend to took him to Tank Bund. As they reached there, the victim walked a few metres and jumped into water.