A pupil was discovered lifeless in a hostel room on the Indian Institute of Know-how in Chennai right now, the police mentioned, including they think it to be a case of loss of life by suicide.
The second-year pupil from Maharashtra was pursuing Chemical Engineering, the police mentioned.
If the police verify suicide later after investigation, it could be the fourth case in IIT-Madras this yr.
Earlier this month, a 32-year-old PhD pupil of IIT-Madras died by suicide in his room. He was from West Bengal.
Earlier than that, in March, a third-year pupil died by suicide on the identical campus. He was 20 years previous and a resident of Andhra Pradesh.
In February, a analysis scholar from Maharashtra died by suicide at IIT-Madras.