A 21-year-old student allegedly committed suicide in his room at a hostel in suburban Chunabhatti area of the city, police said on Monday.
The victim Ankit Singh was a student at Draftsman Skill Development Institute and was staying in a hostel at V N Purav Marg, an official said. Singh had allegedly hanged himself from the ceiling fan with a scarf on Saturday, he said. He had enrolled himself in the institute in May this year, he said.
A case has been registered and investigations are underway to ascertain the cause for the extreme step, the official said.
(With PTI inputs0