BTech student commits suicide

New Delhi: A B.Tech student allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a fan at his home in Mayur Vihar in east Delhi today, police said.

Harsh Ratan, who is pursuing the course from Jamia Milia Islamia, was found hanging by his father Jagbhan, a retired government employee, at his room in Samachar Apartments, police said.

Jagbhan broke into the room after he did not get any response from his son.

Police said no suicide note was recovered.

"We will conduct post-mortem of the deceased tomorrow," a police official said.