ISLAMABAD – Tension prevailed as a Pakistan Air Force (PAF) officer was found dead in his room at the PAF headquarters under mysterious circumstances.
As per details, Group Captain Rizwan Ateeq was found hanging from the window grille in his room.
Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) has constituted a three-member medical board to investigate the death cause.
The incident took place on Monday morning around 7.30am and according to sources, local police were not informed till noon.
PAF officials told the police that it was apparently a suicide case, as the body was found wrapping one end of a sheet around his neck and the other tied to the grille.
His body was handed over to his family after an autopsy was conducted by officials at the hospital on Tuesday. Results of the autopsy are still awaited.