Ejaz Bidiwala, 17, the deceased, resided in Malwani’s Gate no.8 area with his family. According to the police, Bidiwala had got hooked to drugs htwo years ago. On Tuesday night, he was found hanging from the ceiling fan at his residence. No suicide note was traced. Bidiwala was rushed to a local hospital where doctors declared him dead. His body was then sent for an autopsy.
Bidiwala was a class IX student. His mother told the police that the teenager’s pet cat had died two days ago and that could have left him depressed. The police are probing all possibilities.
A case of accidental death was recorded by the Malwani police.