A 23-year-old man who escaped from a quarantine centre has allegedly committed suicide.
According to the details, the man escaped from the quarantine centre to meet his family in the Indian city Lakhimpur and has committed suicide after knowing that the police were searching for him.
The details said that the man, who is the youngest among six siblings, was quarantined at a school on the village outskirts on returning from Gurugram on March 28.
The police officials said that the victim had escaped from the quarantine centre twice to meet his family, but the authorities foiled his attempts to flee on both times and brought him back to the quarantine centre.
According to the police officials, on Tuesday afternoon, he had again escaped from the quarantine centre and traveled to his village Lakhimpur to meet his family. When he got to know that the police were searching for him, he left his house and later his dead body was found hanging on the village outskirts.
The police officials said that the corpse of the victim has been sent for the autopsy, and the administration of the district would provide compensation to the bereaved family of the victim.