Former Mr India contest winner Manoj Patil allegedly tried to commit suicide by consuming sleeping capsules at his residence in suburban Oshiwara within the wee hours on Thursday.
After the alleged incident, which occurred between 12.30 am and 1 am at Patil’s residence in Saileela constructing in Oshiwara, his members of the family rushed him to a hospital the place his situation was said to be “crucial”, his supervisor Pari Naaz mentioned.
Patil, 29, a “self-made” athlete and a mannequin, had a number of days again submitted a letter to the Oshiwara police, demanding motion in opposition to a Bollywood actor Sahil Khan for allegedly defaming him on social media and creating issues in his skilled life, she mentioned. Nonetheless, mentioned that no FIR has been registered.
India As we speak quoted Patil’s supervisor Pari Naaz saying, “He was being harassed for over a yr. His telephone quantity had been made viral. And final evening he was together with his buddies and on his means residence he went to a chemist store and acquired the capsules. His buddies weren’t conscious what he took however when he reached residence, he didn’t even have dinner and fell unconscious. We then rushed him to hospital.”
Manoj Patil’s mom instructed the publication, “My son instructed me that he was being mentally harassed by Sahil Khan. It got here to a state the place he mentioned ‘I really feel like ending my life’ and he tried to take his life.” Native MNS chief Suraj Sonawane mentioned that Manoj Patil had requested him for assist and the difficulty between Patil and Khan had crossed ‘skilled rivalry’.
“He (Manoj Patil) instructed me how he had been dealing with issues for months. Until the time it was restricted to skilled rivalry it was okay however for a while Sahil Khan began concentrating on his private life and commented about his spouse and likewise threatened that his visa can be cancelled which made him take this step.” Sonawane mentioned.
In the meantime, an official on the Oshiwara police station mentioned no FIR has been registered to this point. “Our official visited the Cooper Hospital the place Patil is admitted,” he added.
Patil, born in 1992, gained the Mr India Males’s Physique Total Championship in 2016.
(With PTI inputs)