According to police, the deceased was an alcoholic and had suffered a heart attack few months ago. “He often borrowed money from people due to which loan amount increased way beyond his paying capability.
There is a clear case of the suicide, and no one is involved in Pillai’s death. However, as a routine, we are waiting for the autopsy report,” said VT Patil, PSI of Ramwadi police station.
Speaking to MiD DAY, a relative said that Pillai was alone in the house when he committed suicide. He was taken to Sassoon general hospital, where doctors declared him brought dead.