A 2009 batch IPS officer N Harish hailing from Karnataka was found dead under mysterious circumstances in the IPS Officersâ€™ Mess at Egmore on Thursday.
Harish came to the IPS mess in Egmore at around 8:30 pm on Wednesday. He was found dead in his room at 10:30 am on Thursday.
The youngest officer of his batch, 32-year old Harish was recently transferred from Madurai to Chennai and was currently serving as the Assistant Commissioner in the Tamil Nadu Vigilance and Anti-Corruption wing in Chennai.
Reports say that the TN cadre officer was denied promotion as SP as he was facing a departmental enquiry.
His body has been taken to the Rajiv Gandhi government hospital for post mortem.
Further details are awaited.