In a suspected case of suicide, a 22-year-old youth was found dead in a flat in Wagholi space on Sunday, police mentioned. The deceased, Sameer Gaikwad, was lively on social media and had a substantial following, police added.
In keeping with the station responsibility officer at Lonikand police station, Prafulla Gaikwad, a cousin of Sameer, had alerted them after Sameer’s pal advised him that the youth was found dead in his flat situated on Kesnand Highway in Wagholi.
Lonikand police officers mentioned that whereas prime facie probe indicated suicide, an in depth investigation will confirm the precise sequence of occasions resulting in the demise.
Officers mentioned they’d quickly be recording statements of the members of the family of Sameer and others related to the case.