Satish Aditya
Motihari : Ranjit Das, a Sashastra Seema Bal  (SSB), 74 Battalian, ASI, committed suicide on  January 1, 2021, by hanging himself to a Litchi tree at Government Agriculture Farm  near  SSB  Headquarters at Pipra Kothi, 11 km  away from Motihari town, Headquarters of East Champaran District in North Bihar.

Pipra Kothi police  sent the  body for postmortem to Sadar Hospital, Motihari. Vijay Kumar Isser, Deputy Commandant,  74 Battalian, SSB,  said  that Ranjit Das was a resident of Tinsukia  in Assam and was posted at Pipra Kothi for the last three years. He  was on leave  of 15 day and had returned from  home to SSB Headquarters at Pipra Kothi on December 11 ,2020, said the SSB, Deputy Commandant.

According to police,  a grass  cutter  saw a man hanging to a  Litchi tree at a farm adjacent to SSB office on Janjuary 1, 2021, motrning, and informed police. Later,  SSB  officials identified the deceased. Police are   investigating the the case.