The Constable, identified as Sandeep Kumar, took the step a few days after his relationship with a married woman was disclosed in the media, and the woman's husband had filed a complaint seeking action against him.
The incident took place within the limits of Malkajgiri police station
The body has been taken for autopsy and a case has been registered under Section 174 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC), Malkajgiri Police informed.
Further probe is underway. (ANI)