Mangaluru: 50-year-old civil contractor commits suicide

Daijiworld Media Network – Mangaluru (ANK)

Mangaluru, Sep 7: A man working as a civil contractor reportedly committed suicide here at Kottara on Friday, September 6.

The deceased has been identified as Jayakar Alva (50), a resident of Kottara. The incident came to light on Saturday morning when his wife noticed her husband missing from house.

It is gathered, on the night of September 6, he went out from the rear door of the house, and reportedly jumped into the well close to the residence.

He is survived by wife and two daughters.

The reason for his extreme step is yet to be ascertained. Urwa police registered a case.


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  • Prami, Mangalore

    Wed, Sep 11 2019

    This is new India . leave or die . if you question or discuss your Anti national or pakistani....,

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  • Evans C. Sumitra, Udupi/ New York, USA.

    Sat, Sep 7 2019

    It is sad that Jayakar Alva, a civil contractor ended his live. There may be several reasons for his this. RIP. My condolences to his wife and daughters, and all his loved ones.

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  • ray, mangalore

    Sat, Sep 7 2019

    RIP....What's happening...everyone know why all this happening..but we all are mum (silent)!!!

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  • Anilta, Derebail mlre

    Sat, Sep 7 2019

    It's all financial crisis nd family dispute.... Feku nd bhaktas wake up. Plllz
    Oppose fekus bhashan policies.

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  • Prasad, Mangalore

    Sun, Sep 8 2019

    I have known Jayakar anna personally.
    He was a very nice man and very cordial with everybody.

    Financially he was well to do and did not have any problems.
    Let us not randomly guess work the reasons for this decision.

    Just pray for him and his family

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