Anil Kumar had been working as a painter at Gazran Auto Garage, in Jalan Bani Bu Ali for the past 14 years.
“A suicide note found near his body said that he was ending his life due to financial problems,” one of Kumar's colleagues said.
Before ending his life, Kumar had spoken to his family members in Kerala, India, at around 5am.
He is survived by his wife and two sons. “The process of sending the body back to India has been initiated,” the colleague added.