JNU Student Commits Suicide Hailing From Tamil Nadu
The 27-years-old JNU student ends his life on Monday. It is another shocking incident in Jawaharlal Nehru University. Fourteen months after the suicide of Hyderabad University research scholar and Rohith Vemula one more dalit student who participated in the protest found hanged. He was found dead at his friends' house near the University.
Muthukrishnan hailed from Salem, Tamil Nadu was enrolled for M Phil in JNU. Police says he had committed suicide due to his personal reasons. J Muthukrishnan was visiting his friend's house in Munirka Vihar on Monday. After lunch he had locked himself in a room saying he wanted to sleep. When his friends called him he did not open the door. After informing to Police they rushed to the spot and opened the door. In his Facebook post he made several allegations of inequality. His last words on Facebook were 'When equality is denied everything is denied.'
'There is no equality in M.phil/PhD Admission, there is no equality in Viva–voce, there is only denial of equality, denying Professor Sukhadeo Thorat recommendation, denying students protest places in Ad–block, denying the education of the marginals. When equality is denied, everything is denied,' he shared.
His father rejected to get his son's body and urged investigation. He claims the post-mortem should be done with presence of his doctor and demanded video coverage. His sisters say he was not coward to commit suicide. Investigations are being processed.