Siliguri, March 28: An undertrial was found dead in his cell at the special correctional home here this evening and the prison authorities said he had committed suicide.
Debasis Chakraborty, the jail superintendent, said Rajkumar Tarur, 34, had hanged himself with a gamcha.
Chakraborty was a resident of Kharibari and had been arrested by Matigara police in a murder case in December last year. The body has been sent for post-mortem.
Jail officers said they were conducting an inquiry into the incident.