Bhubaneswar, Oct 22 (LocalWire): An IIT student died after he fell from his six-storeyed hostel building, police said today.
Chirag Pravin Jain’s body was found in a pool of bloodin the wee hours today. College authorities think he slipped from the building last night.
Jain, a second year B Tech student, was staying at Mahanadi Hall in the campus.
Though the exact cause behind his death is yet to be ascertained, suspicion of Jain committing suicide may not be ruled out, police said.
Police registered an unnatural death case and investigation into the incident is continuing.
‘IIT-Bhubaneswar condoles the death of its student. This is indeed an irreparable loss to the institute and his family.
May his soul rest in peace,’ the premiere tech institution stated in a message.