Madras IIT

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IIT Madras Student Allegedly Commits Suicide

In Tamil Nadu's IIT Madras, a third-year student allegedly committed suicide, confirmed sources on March 14.  Identified as Pushpak, a native of Andhra Pradesh died by hanging himself from the ceiling. The incident allegedly happened exactly a month after another IIT Madras student died by suicide in his hostel room. The police has registered a case and launched an investigation into the matter.

Tue, 14 Mar 2023 - 04:48 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: IIT Madras, Student, Suicide Case, Education(3624), Police Investment


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Sexual Harassment Forces UP Teen to Attempt Suicide

In Uttar Pradesh's Kakroli village, a 15-year-old girl attempted suicide by consuming poison, confirmed to police on August 29. The girl was a victim of sexual assault, said her father in his complaint with the Kakroli Police. As per PTI, a youth from a different community in their village was sexually harassing the minor. Kakroli SHO Jitender Singh registered a case under POCSO and IPC Act, and will arrest soon.

Mon, 29 Aug 2022 - 08:15 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Uttar Pradesh, Kalkori Village, Sexual Harassment, Suicide Case, SHO Jitender Singh

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Class 12 Student Ends Life At Govt School Hostel, Case Registered: TN

A class 12-student allgedly commited suicide  at the hostel of government-aided girls' higher secondary school in Tiruvallur district's Kilacheri on July 25. The victim was found hanging from the ceiling, following which the school authority informed the police. Furthermore, the body has been sent for an autopsy, and the case has been handed over to CB-CID. Notably, the incident is similar to the recent suicide of a 17-year-old at… read-more

Mon, 25 Jul 2022 - 03:24 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Kallakurichi, Tamil Nadu school, Suicide Case, Girl Ends Life, CB-CID

Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin

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TN Govt Issues Notices To Schools For Shutting Amid Kallakurichi Student Suicide Case

Tamil Nadu Government issued notices to 987 private schools for shutting down, amid the Kallakurichi student suicide case. In the issued notice, dated July 19, they sought an explanation behind the shut down of schools against the government's order, which said it will take strict action if any school closes in connection with the death of a 17-year-old student. Notably, on July 18, a student of Kallakurichi school committed suicide.

Tue, 19 Jul 2022 - 07:01 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Tamil Nadu Government, Schools, Suicide Case, School Shut, Notices

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Jiah Khan

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Late Jiah Khan's Mother Files Petition In Bombay HC Demanding Further CBI Investigation

Rabia Khan, mother of late Bollywood star Jiah Khan, has filed a petition in Bombay HC, appealing the ruling of a special Central Bureau of Probe (CBI) court dismissing her request for a new investigation into her daughter's murder. Khan filed a petition with the HC, asking for the trial court's judgment to be overturned. Despite wanting to undertake a further investigation, CBI did not contest the special court's ruling. 

Tue, 21 Jun 2022 - 05:56 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Jiah Khan, Plea, Suicide Case, CBI, Bombay HC


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Bombay HC Grants Pre Arrest Bail To Pregnant Woman Accused For Husband's Suicide

Reviewing a petition, the Bombay HC granted pre-arrest bail to a pregnant woman accused of abetting her husband's suicide. Ensuring the safety of the pregnant woman and her baby, the vacation bench of Justice Milind Jadhav said, although the charges are serious, the accused is six-months pregnant, therefore has been granted pre-arrest bail. The accused's husband committed suicide in April, following which a case was registered against the… read-more

Wed, 01 Jun 2022 - 04:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Mumbai, Bombay HC, Pregnant, Pre-Arrest Bail, Suicide Case


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Distressed Mother Runs On Road After Hearing Son's Death

Following the suicide of her son, a 39-year-old Bengaluru woman Leelavathi gets hit by a car after she ran "hysterically on a busy street in Vijayanagar, West Bengaluru". Reportedly, the 20-year-old son, Mohan Gowda, and a first-year B.Com student hung himself at his Marenahalli residence on August 17 at 11 am. However, the mother could not be survived despite rushing her to the hospital.

Thu, 19 Aug 2021 - 02:42 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Crime, Suicide Case, Bangalore, Karnataka

Courtesy: Deccan Herald

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Civil Services Aspirant Ends Life As Covid Postpones Interview

Swapnil Lonkar, a 24-year-old MPSC applicant allegedly committed suicide in Pune's Hadapsar district over depression. In a suicide note, he mentioned he had fears missing the age cut for the Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC), and the final interview failed to take place, said Senior Inspector Balkrushna Kadam. However, Lonkar cleared the preliminary and main examinations for the 2019 MPSC and was expecting the final interview to… read-more

Sun, 04 Jul 2021 - 07:40 PM / by Ashutosh Kumar Mishra

Tags: UPSC Recruitment, MPSC, Pune, Suicide Case

Courtesy: NDTV

IIT Madras

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22-Year-Old Engineer Dies At IIT Madras Campus; Police Suspects Suicide

A 22-year-old engineer was found dead on July 2 inside the campus of IIT Madras. According to police, the deceased has been identified as Unnikrishnan and was working as a project assistant at the University. “He has left a note saying he was unable to cope with work,” said an official. However, preliminary investigation suggests that it was a suicide. Besides, the body has been sent for post-mortem.

Fri, 02 Jul 2021 - 12:58 PM / by Sahil Quadir

Tags: IIT Madras, Engineer, Royapettah hospital, Suicide Case

Courtesy: NDTV

Vismaya V Nair, found dead at her in-law's house in Kollam

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Dowry Death: Woman Dies By Suicide At Her In-Law's House

Vismaya V Nair, an Ayurveda doctor was found hanging at her in-law’s house in Kerala on June 21. However, it is an alleged case of death owing to dowry harassment. The 24-year-old doctor and Kiran Kumar were married in May 2020, and repeatedly tortured  by her husband. Several screenshots of her WhatsApp chat clarified that Kiran did not like the car worth Rs. 11 lakh gifted by Nair's father.

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 - 10:26 AM / by Bornika Das

Tags: Kerela, Dowry, Death, Suicide Case, Kollam, Vismaya V Nair

Courtesy: The Indian Express