A student at the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) Bombay allegedly died by suicide on Monday by jumping from the seventh floor of the campus building.
According to the police, the deceased, 26, was a second-year master’s student. He allegedly jumped from the seventh floor of the campus building at around 4.30 am on Monday.
He was taken to Rajawadi Hospital in Ghatkopar where he was declared brought dead.
The police also recovered a purported suicide note from his hostel. In the note, the student said that he was suffering from depression and undergoing treatment. He did not hold anyone responsible for his death, said the police referring to the note.
The Powai Police has registered a case of accidental death in this matter. Further investigation is underway.