Mental stress forces JNV University student to kill self

Jodhpur: A student of Jai Narayan Vyas University (JNVU) located at Jodhpur committed suicide by hanging from a tree on Tuesday.

Shastri Nagar Police Officer Rajesh Yadav said that the deceased identified as Shivlal, a resident of Sheo police station area of Barmer district, was studying in BSc second year in JNVU and on Monday, he left for college but did not return home. After this the family lodged a missing person complaint at the Ratanada police station.

Yadav said, “Shivlal’s call was traced and based on the mobile location, a joint search operation was carried out by the teams of Ratanada and Shastri Nagar police stations at New Campus.

During the search operation, Shivlal was found hanging from a tree. The SHO informed that the deceased was under mental stress and was undergoing treatment from a doctor. The reasons for the suicide have not been revealed.

The police have kept the body in MDM mortuary and post-mortem will be done by the Medical Board.