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Jaipur: Engineering college student commits suicide

The incident was reported in Gautam Nagar of Bajaj Nagar area. The police are yet clueless about what caused Neeraj to take the extreme step.

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February 1, 2018, 10:54 am


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Jaipur: A 20-year-old engineering college student, identified as Neeraj , allegedly committed suicide by hanging from the ceiling of a room in his house in Gautam Nagar area of Bajaj Nagar on Tuesday.

The family members got him down when they saw him hanging and rushed the body to SMS Hospital where doctors declared him brought dead, officials said. The police have not recovered a suicide note and said that an investigation has been launched to ascertain what drove Neeraj to take the extreme step.

According to the police, Neeraj was in his room and his family members said that he was studying till afternoon. When he didn’t come out of his room for supper, the family members knocked on his door which was bolted from inside. On getting no response, they peeked into the room through a window and were shocked to see Niraj hanging from the ceiling.

With the help of neighbors, the family members got his body down and rushed him to hospital. After being declared brought dead by doctors, they informed the police following which a team was immediately rushed to the spot.

The body was put in the mortuary of SMS Hospital.

“A postmortem examination was conducted on Wednesday. We have handed over the body to the family members. We are investigating the reasons behind Neeraj committing suicide. We have not recovered a suicide note,” said a police officer.

First published: January 4, 2018