A constable posted as the driver of the Kancheepuram deputy superintendent of police (DSP) died by throwing himself in front of a moving train, the police said.
The body of T Sathish Kumar, 36, a Grade-1 head constable from Walajabad in Kancheepuram, was found along railway tracks in Nathaipettai between Walajabad and Kancheepuram stations early.
The police suspect that Sathish killed himself over a family dispute.“Sathish was not on duty on Saturday,” DSP C Mugilan said. “I last saw him on evening. He did not show any sign of stress.”
The railway police received information about a body around9am and rushedto the spot. They found a car parked a few metres away and found his identity card in his wallet in the car.