Raipur: An Additional Collector in the Naxal-affected Narayanpur district in Chhattisgarh on Friday allegedly committed suicide on account of mental stress, police said.
    
H Kujur (45), who was posted as Additional Collector at the district headquarters, was found to have hanged himself at his residence.
    
Mayank Shrivastav, district SP, told that Kujur, a state administrative service officer, hailed from Jashpur district of the state and lived alone at Narayanpur in the government quarters, while his wife lives in Delhi.
    
Police found a suicide note, in which the victim has said that he was under stress, especially for not following, as a government officer, a circular with regards to issuance of caste validity certificates last year.

(Agencies)

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