A second year mechanical engineering student K. Satya Varaprasad (22) allegedly committed suicide by hanging in his room at Mekavanipalem village under Bandar Rural Police Station limits in Krishna district on Thursday.

A native of Dangeru village in East Godavari district, Varaprasad was pursuing engineering course in a private college.

He was staying in a room along with his classmates near the college.

Bandar Rural Sub-Inspector G.V.V. Satyanarayana said that a suicide note, purportedly written by the student who committed suicide, was found at the spot.

“We will sent the suicide note to handwriting experts to confirm whether it was written by Varaprasad or not. No injuries were found on the body.

A case under Section.174 CrPc (Suspicious Death) has been registered and investigation is on,” said theSub-Inspector .