Bollywood actress Preity Zinta’s cousin Nitin Chauhan committed suicide on Friday morning in Shimla. Yes, Nitin shot himself with a pistol in a vehicle bearing the registration number HP 51 2089 near Sector 2, new Shimla.
The Police reports said that Chauhan shot himself in the head with a pistol. During their search for evidences, The Police recovered two suicide notes, one from the car and the other from home.
Reportedly, he blamed his estranged wife and in-laws for harassing him. He further even wrote that they have forced him to take the fatal decision. Nitin also accused his in-laws of not allowing him to meet his son. Chauhan was separated from his wife two years ago and their divorce case was pending in the court. Nitin and his wife’s divorce case hearing was on Friday. Soon, after reading the suicide note cops have registered abutment to suicide case against his in-laws.
Chauhan’s mother in her statement to the police said that he was at home last night but when his mother went to his room around midnight, he wasn’t there. She thought, he had gone for a drive. In the morning, they saw his vehicle parked roadside and blood near the car.
On the basis of the suicide note, the police has registered case of abetment to suicide against In-laws and started the investigation. However, The Police yet to trace the source of weapon as the family in their statement revealed that they do not possess any weapon.