• search
By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : March 14, 2017, 01:18
Duration : 01:43

JNU M.phil student commits suicide due to depression

JNU student J Muthukrishnan 27 year - old allegedly committed suicide due to depression in south Delhi's Munirka area . No suicide note was found on him, the police said, adding that he had been depressed about some personal issues for some time. J Muthukrishnan visited his friend’s house in Munirka . After lunch he had locked himself in a room saying he wanted to sleep. “Later, his friends called him out and on getting no response, they called the police,” Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police (South Delhi) Chinmoy Biswal said. On reaching the spot, the police forced open the door and found him hanging from the ceiling. An investigation under Section 174 of the CrPC is being carried out, Biswal added. In his last Facebook post, Muthukrishnan had made several allegations of inequality against the University. “There is no equality in M.phil/PhD Admission, Muthukrishnan, a Dalit student from Salem district in Tamil Nadu, was pursuing MPhil in Modern History at JNU, reported The Hindu. He had also studied at Hyderabad University, where Dalit research scholar Vemula was a student. Vemula had committed suicide in January 2016.
Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
Subscribe to Oneindia News YouTube Channel for latest- exclusive news and video
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more
Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Yes No
Settings X