An engineer with Kalyan-Dombivli Municipal Corporation (KDMC) allegedly committed suicide at his residence due to ill health and work stress, police said today.
Dattatraya Mastud, 45, was found hanging from the ceiling fan of his room at his Khadakpada house late Monday night, said police.
No suicide note was recovered from the spot, he said.
According to preliminary investigation, Mastud was ailing from throat cancer and was under job stress.
When the incident took place, Mastud was alone in the room while other family members, including his wife and son, were sleeping in the adjoining room.