Mukesh Pandey, A senior IAA officer, district magistrate of Buxar (Bihar) allegedly committed suicide by throwing himself in front of a train in Ghaziabad on Thursday night.
The government railway police (GRP) officials who started an initial investigation, identified him with the help of his identification cards and later informed the Ghaziabad district magistrate and police officers in Ghaziabad.
The GRP officers also recovered a suicide note, written in English language, from the spot.
Pandey’s head and body were found apart, raising suspicion that he had laid down on tracks before the train ran over him, GRP officials said.
Police said it was written in the note that Mr Pandey was fed up with his life and lost his “belief on human existence”.
“I am committing suicide in district centre area of Janakpuri in west Delhi…by jumping off the 10th floor of the building. I am fed up with life and my belief on human existence has gone, my suicide note is kept in a Nike bag in room 742 of a five-star (name withheld) hotel in Delhi. I am sorry, I love you all! Please forgive me,” said the note.
The police officer said it was not immediately known that at what time or how Mr Pandey died.
The post mortem would be conducted today.
Senior officials of Ghaziabad district administration also reached the spot.
The police received information from his friends that Mr Pandey would commit suicide and had gone to a west Delhi mall.
A police team was immediately rushed to the mall.
After scanning the CCTV footage, it was found that he was leaving the mall and going towards the nearby metro station, the official said.
Later police came to know that he had committed suicide.