Popular DJ from Odisha, Akshay Kumar aka DJ Azex

was found hanging in his residence at Kharabela Nagar in Bhubaneswar

the police said on Sunday.

Yesterday evening he was in his room when it was raining.

When we called him for dinner,

he did not open the door

We then broke down the door and found him hanging

said Bhagaban Maharana, DJ Azex’s father.

After receiving a written complaint from Azex’s mother,

the Kharabela Nagar police have launched a probe into the matter.