LUCKNOW || Son of a former Congress legislator committed suicide on Monday by shooting himself from a revolver of which he held a license. Identified as Arno Raj Singh, the 30-year-old was the lone son of Congress leader and former legislator from Unchahar in Rae Bareli, Ajay Pal Singh, shot himself at midnight after which he was rushed to the Sahara hospital in the state capital where he was pronounced dead.
The bereaved father told the police that his son was in depression for some time for “some reason that was not known to the family” Only a day back he had gifted the deceased an expensive car to cheer him up. At midnight he took out his weapon from his almirah in his bedroom, went to the washroom and shot himself on the temple.
A police probe, based on the information provided by the family, is underway.