Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Berhampur, Feb 9:
A student of a private engineering college in Odisha’s Berhampur committed suicide by jumping from the sixth floor of the college building this morning.
The deceased student identified as Rahul Choudhury was a student of third year of National Institute of Science and Technology (NIST) jumped from the college building this morning at around 9.30, sources said.
Rahul, a native of Paralakhemundi, was a third year student of EEE branch and was staying with his mother at a rented house at Govinda Nagar here.
He had appeared the fourth semester examination.
The matter was reported to the local police after which Golanthara police station officials reached the spot to inquire into the matter.
The body of the 20-year-old was sent for post-mortem.
Preliminary examination revealed that the student has committed suicide. Further investigation is on.