Body of BTech student at IIT Guwahati found hanging in hostel room; police recovers suicide note
Nagashree SC, an 18-year-old student from Karnataka, left behind a suicide note. After a preliminary enquiry by a magistrate, the body was sent for postmortem, the police said.
Guwahati: A first-year student of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)-Guwahati has allegedly committed suicide by hanging from the ceiling fan of her hostel room, a police officer said.
Nagashree SC, an 18-year-old student from Karnataka, left behind a suicide note, he said. After a preliminary enquiry by a magistrate, the body was sent for postmortem, the officer added.
A spokesman of IIT-Guwahati said that the first-year BTech (Mechanical) student was found hanging by other inmates of the hostel on Wednesday morning.
Her parents have been informed about the incident and they were on their way to Guwahati, he said.
Denying the allegations by families, the district collector said the oxygen supply at the hospital was not interrupted and a probe will be ordered into ‘technical issues’
State minister S Suresh Kumar said it is yet to be ascertained if all patients died due to oxygen shortage and ordered the district administration to submit a death audit report
The application fee for those applying from an online web browser is Rs 1,150, while those using the mobile app will have to pay Rs 1,050