J&K student found dead at RIMT University hostel

J&K student found dead at RIMT University hostel

Photo for representation only. - iStock file photo

Our Correspondent

Fatehgarh Sahib, September 13

The body of a student of BSC-Radiology (third semester) belonging to Budgam in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) was found hanging from a solar panel installed on the terrace of a hostel at RIMT University, Mandi Gobindgarh, today. He has been identified as Umar Ahmed Dev (21).

Officials of the university said it was a case of suicide. However, his roommates believed otherwise. The police are investigating the matter.

Manjeet Singh, Fatehgarh Sahib Deputy Superintendent of Police, said the police recovered a suicide note from the student’s pocket in which he has mentioned that no one should be held responsible and harassed for his death.

Tribune Shorts

Top Stories

Modi leaves for US, says visit occasion to strengthen strategic ties

Modi leaves for US, says visit occasion to strengthen strategic ties

The PMO tweets a picture of him just before boarding the pla...

Women’s entry into NDA can’t be deferred by a year, says Supreme Court

Women’s entry into NDA can’t be deferred by a year, says Supreme Court

Says no to Centre’s request to allow women in NDA exam from ...

Turkish President Erdogan again makes reference to Kashmir in UN General Assembly address

Turkish President Erdogan again makes reference to Kashmir in UN General Assembly address

Last year also, Erdogan in his pre-recorded video statement ...

CM Channi along with his deputies and Navjot Sidhu visits Golden Temple, vows justice in sacrilege cases

CM Channi along with his deputies and Navjot Sidhu visits Golden Temple, vows justice in sacrilege cases

Yet again projects ‘aam aadmi’ image, interacts with locals ...

Pakistan denies hand in cancellation of SAARC ministerial

Pakistan denies hand in cancellation of SAARC ministerial

Foreign ministers’ meet on sidelines of UNGA cancelled due t...

Cities

View All