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Himanshu Roy has left a void hard to fill in: Mumbai Police

Himanshu Roy has left a void hard to fill in: Mumbai Police

Roy became an Indian Police Service officer of the Maharashtra Cadre 1988 batch.

Roy was known for his major contribution in some of the major cases in Maharashtra and he held some important posts in his career.

Roy, the additional director-general of police (establishment), was a fitness enthusiast and had headed elite wings such as the anti-terrorism squad and the crime branch.

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He was reportedly suffering from bone marrow cancer and was on medical leave.

Although the reason for Himanshu Roy's suicide is yet to be established, speculation cites his hard struggle with cancer as a possible trigger.

Officer allegedly shot himself using his licensed weapon around 1.40 pm.

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He who was the joint commissioner of police (crime) from 2012-2014 and is credited with leading the investigation into the Indian Premier League (IPL) betting scandal.

Ashoke Pandit: Himanshu Roy you were the Dabangg of Mumbai Police... Reacting to his death, retired Mumbai police chief M N Singh said the relentless pressure of the job had taken a toll on the health of Roy, whose cancer battle began in the early 2000s. Roy was a very committed and popular police officer. "Prima facie, it appears that he took the extreme steps due to his illness", added a former colleague.

According to Dr. Nagarkar, Roy first developed cancer in his kidneys in 2000, "He underwent extensive chemotherapy and surgery and succeeded in removing those tumours from his kidneys". Today when Himanshu is no more, I can recall the smile on his face when he arrived at my house, suggesting I brief the media that the Dey murder case had been cracked. The primary investigations revealed that Roy was in his bedroom and his wife in another room when he shot himself. He also played a major part in the handling of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack.

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His suicide has come as a shock to many who knew him personally and especially to Mumbai Police.