Bhopal: Another engineering student was found dead on his institute’s campus on Saturday, according to the police, while the case of the Bhopal B-Tech student found deceased in unexplained circumstances is still open.
Uddeshya Ahirwar, 22, a 4th-year engineering student, was found hanging from a tree in the campus of the Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT) here, Anil Vajpayee, in-charge of Kamla Nagar police station, said.
Ahirwar, a resident of Burhanpur district, was staying at campus hostel of MANIT college run under the Union Education Ministry, he said.
“The body has been sent for post-mortem examination and further investigation is underway. We are interrogating college staff and students staying in college campus,” Vajpayee said.
On July 24, the body of Nishank Rathore, who was a B-Tech student in Bhopal based college, was found cut into two pieces on railway tracks in Barkhedi-Midghat area in Raisen district.
While the police investigation revealed that it was a suicide case, however, the family claimed Rathore was murdered.