New Delhi, Oct 26: Just at a time when a missing student from JNU has stormed nationwide protests against the campus authorities for its callousness, a Ph.D student was found dead in his Brahmaputra Hostel room of JNU campus on Tuesday night.
The deceased student is identified as J.R Philemon. He was a resident of Manipur and was found dead by students and security guards on Tuesday evening in a mysterious condition.
“Philemon was residing in room no-171 of Brahmaputra Hostel and was not seen from last three days. Police was informed by security control room about his death” a Senior Police officer said.
After sensing a foul smell from his room, students and security guard forcefully opened the door and found him dead inside the room, police said.
Meanwhile, Police is investigating the case.