Lady constable suspended for ‘irresponsible behaviour’ with man who later died by suicide


A girl constable hooked up to the Khadki police station has been suspended for alleged dereliction of obligation resulting from which Suresh Pingle, a Pune resident in his early 40s, couldn’t get a personality verification certificates. Pingle ended his life, allegedly over the failure to get the certificates, by setting himself on fireplace on the entrance of the Pune Police Commissionerate on Wednesday morning.

Preliminary inquiry by the police into Pingle’s loss of life had revealed that he labored for a defence institution in Pune on contract foundation. He had utilized for police clearance, also referred to as character verification certificates, which the institution had sought from him for his contractual employment.

However the course of was delayed after police discovered a number of prison instances in opposition to a person with the identical title, and so Pingle was not given the character verification certificates. The constable at Khadki police station was suspended as she behaved irresponsibly with Pingle, mentioned police.

On Friday, Pune Police Commissioner Amitabh Gupta had advised mediapersons that Pingle was additionally fearful resulting from some issues in his household life. Two letters, present in Pingle’s bag after his loss of life, revealed that he was beneath stress resulting from home issues, mentioned police.