A Former Ranji Trophy Player, M Suresh Kumar was found dead in his house on Friday night. Kumar who was 47 years old was found hanging in his bedroom at his residence near here, said Police.
“It was his son who found the cricketer hanging in his bedroom and informed us around 7.15 PM. Prima facie it is a suicide, but we are looking further into the matter,” police told PTI. Kumar, a first-class cricketer, had played for Kerala in the Ranji Trophy. Kumar who was a native of Alappuzha, has played 72 First Class matches from 1991-1992 to 2005-2006 & scored 1,657 runs & took 196 wickets.
He had played 52 matches for Kerala & 17 matches for Railways where he was currently employed. Suresh Kumar also played the Duleep Trophy where he represented South & Central Zone. He had also played a match in the India Under-19 test match & ODI teams in 1992.