Udupi: 35-yr-old Udyavar auto-tempo owner hangs himself

Daijiworld Media Network – Udupi (TP)

Udupi, Jul 8: An auto-tempo owner from Udyavar has ended his life due to personal reasons.

The deceased has been identified as Mahesh Palan (35) of Bolar Gudde, Udyavara. He hanged himself at the Udyavar Hindu cemetery.

Mahesh, son of Ramdas Palan, a Udupi district Rajyotsava awardee, dropped his third-grade daughter to school this morning and later committed suicide by hanging himself in a room full of wood near his house.

Mahesh was working as a tempo rickshaw driver in Udyavar. He was active in the Billava Mahajana Sangh, Udyavara Yuvaka Mandal, and Guddeyangadi Friends. His father works as an ambulance driver.

Mahesh is survived by his parents, two brothers, wife, and daughter.


Suicide is not a solution to any problem. Kindly seek the help of mental health experts if you are under any kind of distress. Call toll free helpline number 9152987821.




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  • Rita, Germany

    Tue, Jul 09 2024

    So young and has one family.They dont think of their family when they suicide?and the responsibility they have?has a small child.She might get trauma of losing father at such a small age and wife?Parents?One should atleast take someones advice to come out of their problems ,financial or home,personal.Heartfelt sympathies to his family .May his soul rest in peace.

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  • Jossey Saldanha, Raheja Waterfront

    Mon, Jul 08 2024

    Rest in Peace ...

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