C`garh medical college student commits suicide

Last Updated: Sunday, January 29, 2012 - 17:27

Bilaspur: A medical student here allegedly
committed suicide by hanging himself from a ceiling fan,
police said on Sunday.

Markand Pandey, a third year student of the Chhattisgarh
Institute of Medical Sciences (CIMS), hanged himself
yesterday from the ceiling fan in his rented room in Kapargung
area near the institute, they said.

Pandey, who hails from Patna, was residing here for the
last two years. Police are questioning his friends staying
near his house.

No suicide note was found in his room, the police said.
The body has been sent for post-mortem and Pandey`s
parents have been informed about the incident.

This is the second case of suicide by a student of the
government-run CIMS in a fortnight. On January 12, another
CIMS student, Aditi, had hanged herself in the hostel.

PTI



First Published: Sunday, January 29, 2012 - 17:27

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