An engineering student allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from the ceiling of his residence on Thursday evening. No suicide note was recovered from the spot so the reason could not be ascertained. Bhanwarkuan police station in-charge Sanjay Shukla said the deceased has been identified as Prateek Pathak, 24, a resident of Shriyantra Nagar area of the city.
He was alone at home as the family members had gone for the shopping for his cousin sister’s marriage. The incident was discovered when they returned home and found hanging. They immediately rushed him to the hospital but he could not be saved. Later, the police were informed.
Prateek was in pursuing BE (mechanical) from a city college. His father is an officer in a government department in the city.
The family members are also unaware about any of his problems. However, police are taking the statement of family members to know the reason behind his suicide.