21-year-old IIT-Kharagpur student found hanging from campus hostel roof

IndiaTimes Monday, 17 June 2024
21-year-old biotechnology student Devika Pillai from Kerala was found hanging in IIT-Kharagpur's Sarojini Naidu and Indira Gandhi Hall. The incident, the third student death since 2022, has raised concerns among students and authorities. Pillai, who had been receiving treatment for depression, accessed the roof of B Block despite restrictions on hostel roofs.

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