Malini Murmu, the victim was a first-year student at IIM, Bangalore and a native of Jamshedpur, Jharkhand committed suicide by hanging herself in her room.
In a spurned love story, the couple broke their relationship after an argument. On Sunday, Sep 18, Malini found a status posted by her boyfriend on Facebook that read: "Feeling super cool today. Dumped my new ex-girlfriend. Happy independence day."
The status depressed her and on Monday, she didn't attend the classes. Her classmates noticed it and went to her room and found the door locked following which they called the security guard, who broke the door. They found Malini hanging from the ceiling fan. Malini in a suicide note on left on her laptop wrote that she committed suicide after her boyfriend left her.
Malini's body has been taken to a mortuary and police are awaiting her parents to reach Bangalore so that a autopsy can be conducted.