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Denied entry for exams, 20-year-old commits suicide in Bengaluru

A 20-year-old engineering student has allegedly committed suicide in Bengaluru’s Kodugodi after he was denied permission to take his exams owing to the lack of attendance.

Published: 28th June 2017 04:55 PM  |   Last Updated: 28th June 2017 04:55 PM   |  A+A-

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Bengaluru: A 20-year-old student of the M.V. Jayaraman College of Engineering has allegedly committed suicide in Bengaluru’s Kodugodi.

The incident took place yesterday night.

Lokesh, the deceased, was a fourth semester student, and is said to have ended his life over being denied permission to take his exams because he was short on attendance.

He committed suicide in his apartment after being denied to get a hall ticket from the college.

A case has been registered in the Kodugodi Police Station. 

Further details are awaited.

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