IIT student falls from building, dies

Last Updated: Sunday, February 6, 2011 - 21:47

Dehradun: An IIT student died today after
he allegedly fell from the roof of a hostel located inside the
premises of the institute at Roorkee in Haridwar district of
Uttarkhand.

Prima facie it did not appear to be a case of
suicide, police said adding the body had been sent for post
mortem.
Twenty-year-old Manish Kumar, a second year student
of IIT Roorkee, allegedly fell from the fourth floor of the
Radhakrishnan Bhavan Hostel where he was staying.
The family had been informed about Manish`s death,
police said adding investigations were on to ascertain the
exact cause of the death.

PTI



First Published: Sunday, February 6, 2011 - 21:47

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