Former PCCF commits suicide in Lucknow home

Published on Tuesday, 31 December 2019 16:40
Written by Our Correspondant

Agartala, Dec31, 2019: The former Principal Chief Conservator of Forest (PCCF), Tripura R.L.Srivastava committed suicide last night in his Lucknow home by hanging himself. . Srivastava , a Tripura cadre Indian Forest Service (IFS) officer , had rendered distinguished service to the state till the year 2012 when he retired from service . He settled down in his Lucknow home. 

Sources close   Srivastava's family said that his only son had studied in London School of Economics (LSE) and completed his MBA degree. But he failed to land a good job commensurate with his qualification despite trying in England ,USA and other countries because of the ongoing global economic slowdown. He had also tried to launch a business but failed in his attempt .

Srivastava was in a state of severe frustration over the future prospects of his son in life over the past few years. Last night he ended his life by hanging himself to death in his own home.