Providence miner in apparent suicide with licensed firearm


THE body of miner Raychand Mangal, 46 years, of Buddy’s Housing Scheme, Providence, East Bank Demerara, was found at his home at about 20:00hrs on Saturday with what appeared to be a bullet wound to the head.Police said in a release yesterday that they are conducting investigations but it is believed that Mangal, who was a licensed firearm holder, may have committed suicide by shooting himself through his mouth. An apparent suicide note was found and the firearm has been recovered by the police.