Guwahati: In a shocking incident, a body of an engineer of the Public Health Engineering Department (PHED) was found dead at his apartment in Guwahati’s Hatigarh Chariali on Friday.
The deceased identified as Mrinal Kalita was the executive engineer in the PHED.
According to reports, the engineer allegedly silted his throat with a knife.
The deceased’s family alleged that Mrinal had committed suicide due to excessive work pressure in the office.
Meanwhile, the city police have reached the spot and have started a thorough probe into the matter.
The body of the deceased was sent for an autopsy.