Body of 52-yr-old man found in Surat

The body of a 52-year-old man was found abandoned near a water canal at Vesu Tuesday morning.

Police said an adhesive tape was found stuck on the nose and mouth of the deceased and there was a suicide note in his pocket stating nobody should be blamed for his death.

The body was later identified as of Manharlal Jain (52), a resident of Chandan Park Society on City Light road in Surat.

According to police, they also found a scissor from the spot. The body was sent to New Civil Hospital for post mortem.

The deceased's wife, who is a teacher in a private school, said he had left home Monday evening and failed to return.

Khatoadar police inspector C K Patel said, "The deceased was jobless for the last few months and was under depression. We have not found any injury marks on his body."

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