He was running from pillar to post to get his salary to make ends meet,” said Kavita, his wife, who works as a domestic help.
A pourakarmika ended his life on Sunday evening, allegedly over non-payment of wages for a year.
“He had worked without salary for over a year, first under a contractor and later under the BBMP direct payment scheme from January 2018.
His family alleged that he took the extreme step as he was unable to pay the school fees of his two children.
However, the Vyalikaval police have only filed an unnatural death report and no FIR has been registered.
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