Police confirmed that circumstantial evidence suggested it was a case of suicide.

Television journo anchor of Asianets FIR Aneesh Chandran passes awayAneesh Chandran/Facebook
news Friday, May 13, 2016 - 16:54

Aneesh Chandran, popular television journalist with Asianet news passed away on Friday morning.

He was run over by a train at Kazhakootam railway station in Thiruvananthapuram. Thumba Sub-Inspector J S Sanil confirmed to The News Minute that circumstantial evidence suggested it was a case of suicide.

34-year-old Aneesh from Kallada in Kollam district, was the anchor of ‘FIR’ on Asianet news channel and began his career with popular Malayalam daily Mangalam.

He is survived by his wife Archana Parameshwaran.

Police have registered a case under Section 174 of Code of criminal procedure.

 

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