Psycho Jaishankar, who was sentenced to jail term for raping and brutally killing women has allegedly slit his throat and committed suicide. He was serving sentence at the Central Jail in Parappana Agrahara, Bengaluru.

 Jaishankar allegedly killed himself at 2 AM today. The prison authorities, who noticed this immediately, rushed him to the Victoria Hospital, but he is said to have died on the way to the hospital.

Why was Jaishankar called a pervert and Psycho?

36-year-old Jaishankar had reportedly raped and killed more than 19 women. He hailed from Salem in Tamil Nadu.

He had escaped from jail four times in 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015. After this, he was also called as 'Escape Shankar'. He was also wanted in Tamil Nadu in cases of alleged rape of more than 20 women.

He was earlier working as a truck driver at Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu. He was also charged with raping the wife of a constable.