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Vizag student commits suicide in IIT-G
TNN | Dec 26, 2014, 06.08AM IST
VISAKHAPATNAM: A final year B Tech student of IIT Guwahati , Kaki Parameswara Rao, a native of Visakhapatnam district, was found hanging from the ceiling in his hostel room on Thursday afternoon.
According to sources, Parameswara Rao had committed suicide as he failed in some subjects in previous examinations. Rao hails from K Kothapadu village in the district and was pursuing his final year in mechanical engineering.
One of the hostellers saw Parameswara hanging from the ceiling in the afternoon. He was with his friends on Wednesday evening and after having dinner, he had gone to his room in Barak Hostel on the IIT campus, the sources said adding after that there was no sight of Parameswara on the campus.
Depressed over his poor performance in the exams, Rao ended his life, the sources said. His father runs a paan shop in their village.
Parameswara Rao had studied Intermediate in one of the corporate colleges in the Port City and had got a good rank in IIT-JEE.