Sprinter Palender Chaudhary committed suicide at the Sports Authority of India run athletics academy on Tuesday. The 18-year-old was found hanging from a ceiling fan inside his hostel room in the athletics academy here at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium.
#Delhi: According to Delhi Police, the name of the 18-year-old sprinter who allegedly committed suicide at JL Nehru Stadium yesterday, is Palender Chaudhary and not Parvinder Chaudhary, as earlier told by the Sports Authority of India. https://t.co/rROGgOM0ll
— ANI (@ANI) November 14, 2018
“I was told he had an argument on phone with his father yesterday morning. Later, his sister came to talk to him too. Unfortunately, we could not save him despite our best efforts,” a SAI official told ANI.