Hyderabad: An 18-year-old student was found dead in her hostel room at Narayana Coaching Centre in Madhapur on Saturday evening. Police suspect it to be a suicide case.
The victim was identified as Y Aruna, a native of Revulapally village, Dharur mandal in Gadwal district.
Madhapur police said Aruna came to the city to take coaching for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET). She was staying on the campus along with other students. On Saturday evening around 5 pm, she hanged herself with a dupatta from the ceiling fan.
“Her friends found her hanging. She was shifted to a private hospital, where doctors declared her dead. She was suspected to be depressed. The exact reason for her suicide is unknown,” police said.
A case was booked and being probed.