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Sunday, September 20, 2015

IIT-G student found dead - The Hindu

GUWAHATI, September 19, 2015

A final-year student of the Indian Institute of Technology-Guwahati was on Friday found dead near his hostel, the police said.

Security guards at the institute found the body near the IIT-G’s Brahmaputra Hostel. The staff of the institute later informed the police. “We have sent the body for post-mortem exam. It is difficult to say at this moment if it is a suicide or a murder,” a police official said.

An IIT-G spokesman said the student was identified as Ujjal Shailabh from Bihar. “He was a final year B. Tech student of mathematics and computing stream. We have informed his family,” the spokesman said. - IANS