JNU student commits suicide alleging discrimination

New Delhi: A Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) student’s body was found hanging from the ceiling of his room on Monday, police said.

Apparently, he had committed suicide, they added.

The body of deceased student, Krish Rajini, 25, was found hanging in a room in Munirka Vihar.

Police reached the spot and found the room locked from inside, which they forced open to find the deceased hanging from ceiling.

The M.Phil. student is said to have gone out to have food at his friend’s house and locked his room from inside after returning from there on the pretext of sleeping.

Police are trying to find the reason behind his taking the extreme step, a police officer said.