A final year BBM student of a private college was found hanging in her friend’s room on Thursday morning in Uttara Extension here. The police identified the deceased as Soujanya (21). According to the police, Soujanya left her house at Mavinahalli on Wednesday night after informing her parents that she was going to her friend’s house to study. Then she went to the room of her friend, Harsha. In the morning, she was found hanging. Harsha is said to have told the police that Soujanya had committed suicide when he had gone out on Thursday morning.

The girl’s father, Anantha, has lodged a complaint. He suspects that his daughter was murdered.

The Hassan city police have taken Harsha into custody.