Servant hangs self after bid to crush owner’s son

Bhandrak: A servant working for a nursing home owner in Bhadrak town reportedly committed suicide after a bid to crush his owner’s son with a grinding stone. The servant has been identified as Suresh Nayak, while the injured is nursing home owner doctor Pravash Mohanty’s eldest son, Abhinash Mohanty. Abhinash is a class X student.

The incident occurred early morning today at 3:00 AM when the servant entered the room where Abhinash was sleeping and attacked him with a crushing stone. According to sources, Suresh, after attacking Abhinash went into an adjacent room and hanged himself from a ceiling fan.

Family members said that Suresh was working for them since long and there were no instances of any discord which could have been the reason behind such a ghastly act.