Failed to start Grafana instance in Ubuntu 18.04

Installed grafana in Ubuntu 18.4 and followed the steps given in the below link
Installation steps -

But not able to start the grafana.server.service. Getting the below error when checking the status

Also no log file update in the path var/log/grafana/. Where to find the root cause of the failure?

Please help to resolve this issue.

:wave: Welcome to the Grafana community :grafana: @aravindcm

If you don’t need to backup any dashboards, or configuration, I would advise to remove that package you downloaded and, instead, try the offical install steps listed here

Let us know how it went !

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