Student found hanging

Special Correspondent

Chennai: A college student allegedly committed suicide owing to acute poverty at his house in Tondiarpet on Sunday. Police said G. Ramachandran (20) of Netaji Nagar took the extreme step after his family could not afford his education. He was studying in a college in Nungambakkam.

Ramachandran was found hanging from the ceiling. Based on a complaint lodged by his mother, G. Balammal, the R.K. Nagar police have registered a case. The body was shifted to the Government Hospital.